How to get the size of an object?

Simon Brunning SBrunning at
Tue Jun 5 05:56:57 EDT 2001

> From:	stain at [SMTP:stain at]
> Is there a way to get the size of an object in Python?
> I mean something like 'sizeof' C operator... TIA
Marc-André Lemburg's mxTools extension includes a sizeof() function.

It's available as part of the eGenix mxBASE package, available from

Simon Brunning
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