how to get memory info from python?

Tim Peters at
Mon Jun 7 16:12:44 CEST 2004

[Lothar Scholz]
> But obmalloc.c has a high performance penalty

That's a peculiar claim.  All comparative timings I've seen showed it
beating the platform malloc, starting with Vladimir Marangozov's original
studies (Vladimir originally wrote obmalloc for "go fast" reasons).

> and can't be recommend for productivity systems that must work on a
> game console.

That may be true regardless (or may not <wink>).

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