memory leak in python script

Hans Nowak wurmy at
Wed Nov 14 18:59:32 CET 2001

Philipp Schmid wrote:
> hi,
> my python2.0.1 script allocates slowly the whole system memory, how can i
> find out if it's a python bug or if my script is buggy?
> if its my script, how can i find the cause of the leak?

There are a few modules out there that check for cyclic references, 
and (I think). I don't use these modules myself, so I don't
know where to find them, but I'm sure a search on or
can tell you more.


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