[Python-Dev] Is module clearing still necessary? [Re: Is this a bug?]
greg.ewing at canterbury.ac.nz
Fri Aug 11 02:35:36 CEST 2006
Nick Coghlan wrote:
> Early versions of the PEP 338 implementation also ran into the problem of a
> module's globals getting cleared when the module itself goes away
A while back it was suggested that the module-clearing
thing might be dropped now that we have cyclic GC, but
I don't remember there being much discussion about it.
Has anyone had any thoughts on that?
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