[Python-Dev] [Python-checkins] cpython (merge 3.2 -> default): Closed reference leak of variable 'k' in function ste_new which wasn't decrefed

Christian Heimes lists at cheimes.de
Wed Sep 12 18:00:52 CEST 2012

Am 12.09.2012 17:42, schrieb Stefan Krah:
> I think 'k' is owned by the PySTEntryObject after it is assigned here:
> ste->ste_id = k;
> So ste_dealloc() will call Py_XDECREF(k) a second time.

You are right. I missed that ste steals the reference to k and does its
own cleanup. I've fixed the issue and moved Py_DECREF(k) into ste ==
NULL block.



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