[Tracker-discuss] [issue216] Using PyObject_New with Py_TPFLAGS_HAVE_GC

Duncan Webb metatracker at psf.upfronthosting.co.za
Wed Aug 27 15:56:55 CEST 2008

New submission from Duncan Webb <duncan-bugs at linuxowl.com>:

I managed to use PyObject_New instead of PyObject_GC_New for an object that has

The problem is that the code was working in debug mode but was crashing in
release mode and it was very difficult to track the problem down.

Adding a check in the PyObject_New, PyObject_GC_New methods would have shown the
problem much earlier in devlopment.

messages: 1084
nosy: duncanwebb
priority: bug
status: unread
title: Using PyObject_New with Py_TPFLAGS_HAVE_GC

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