Reference Tracking

Matt Bergin spam at
Mon Apr 14 19:14:57 CEST 2003

Alex Martelli wrote:
> In your case, you were talking about tracking objects of a specific
> different type -- not ones that Python will implicitly cache and
> reuse, such as small integers.  Thus, you do not necessarily need
> to work with _changes_ in refcounts rather than with refcounts
> directly -- I think using the refcounts directly may be simpler.

Thanks very much for putting up with my questions! Hopefully I'll be 
answering on comp.lang.python someday...

Matt Bergin

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