memory leaks in 1.5.2 Python interpreter

Michael Hudson mwh at
Fri Jan 25 11:48:59 CET 2002

Robin Becker <robin at> writes:

> In article <a2qioj$fm$1 at>, Aahz Maruch <aahz at>
> writes
> ....
> >Some problems have been addressed.  The current most stable release is
> >Python 2.1.2; you might try that.
> Isn't 2.2 stable? I have just downloaded the installer/source

2.2 has some bugs.  Nothing mega-serious, but if rock-solid stability
is vital, 2.1.2 is likely a better bet.  After all it's had two rounds
of nothing but bugfixes put into it, whereas 2.2 has lots of new

A 2.2.1 will appear in due course -- maybe before the conference.


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  the thread that binds them is my own.                   -- Montaigne

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