Cyclops 2.0

Martin von Loewis loewis at
Tue Feb 20 07:48:54 EST 2001

Robin Becker <robin at> writes:

> I suppose a lot of the need for T Peters' Cyclops module has gone away
> with gc in Python 2.0, but Cyclops provide a convenient framework for
> the analysis. Is there any equivalent for 2.0? If I just use Cyclops is
> it telling me a lot more than the gc.garbage list?

I have a patch on SF which adds a function gc.getreferents, which
finds all objects that refer to a given object. That is quite helpful
in finding the cause of a cycle.


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