Memory Leak?

Gabriel Genellina gagsl-py2 at
Wed Aug 27 06:36:37 CEST 2008

En Tue, 26 Aug 2008 23:27:45 -0300, Kevin McKinley <kem1723 at>  

> So i've complete my first program with a GUI interface.  I've noticed  
> that everytime  i click a tab or button the amount of memory the program  
> takes up goes up by 50-200 kb.  The program will start off at 4.5mb and  
> by the time i'm done it can get up over 10 or 15 mb.  The program will  
> start running little slower also.  Is this a sign that i might have done  
> something wrong?

Probably. Unable to tell more without looking at the code.
Try to remove things from your current version until you get something  
that don't leak memory anymore (and then you know what was the cause) or  
it's small enough to post here.

Gabriel Genellina

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