[Python-ideas] Why not break cycles with one __del__?

yoav glazner yoavglazner at gmail.com
Mon Sep 13 14:09:23 CEST 2010


I was thinking, why not let python gc break cycles with only one
object.__del__ ?
I don't see a problem with calling the __del__ method and then proceed
as usual (break the cycle if it wasn't already broken by __del__)

Many Thanks,

Yoav Glazner
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