negative values in profile output
staschuk at telusplanet.net
Sat Apr 5 20:49:45 CEST 2003
Quoth Matthew M. Boedicker:
> When using the profile module to profile a long-running program,
> I am getting some negative values:
> 6753628 -4036.027 -0.001 -4036.027 -0.001 gobject_sql.py:36(<lambda>)
> Am I correct to assume these don't have special meaning and are the
> result of something wrapping?
Looks like a bug to me.
I suppose it could be wrapping, if the Python involved doesn't
promote int to long on overflow. What version are you running?
I wonder also whether it might be a problem in the bias
calculations inside the profiler.
Steven Taschuk staschuk at telusplanet.net
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