python slowdown after a longish time of running (garbage collector)

Carlos Moreira duduca007 at
Fri Aug 30 14:42:13 EDT 2002

--- Michal Vitecek <fuf at> wrote:

> i suspect the problem is with the garbage
> collector.

Hummmm, probably. Reference couting can´t detect
circular references, so, many circular references
holds a lot of memory.


Cadu Moreira
KaduSoft President

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