"Pythonj Fatal error: UNREF invalid object
mwh at python.net
Sat Dec 15 08:55:05 EST 2001
Courageous <jkraska at san.rr.com> writes:
> Regarding the subject line, what semantics causes the above fatal
> error to occur, generally?
Looks like it happens when internal gc structures get messed up.
Are you implementing a container that participates in gc? Have you
got everything right?
It also might be caused by random memory scribbling, I guess.
 As in I did
$ cd /path/to/python/src
$ grep UNREF -r .
and looked at what I found. Was this beyond you?
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