[Numpy-discussion] argsort memory problem?

Oriol Vendrell ovendrell@gmail....
Wed Jan 30 03:32:38 CST 2008


* Robin <robince@gmail.com> [2008-01-29 19:23:11 +0000]:

> On Jan 29, 2008 7:16 PM, Lou Pecora <lou_boog2000@yahoo.com> wrote:
> > Hmmm... Interesting.  I am using Python 2.4.4.  It
> > would be nice to have other Mac people with same/other
> > Python and numpy versions try the argsort "bug" code.
> 
> I don't see any memory leak with the test code.
> Mac OS X 10.5.1
> Python 2.5.1 (not apple one)
> Numpy 1.0.5.dev4722

I have run the test1 code again, this time on my laptop PC (no MAC-user,
sorry) using the last stable numpy release. The memory problem does
_not_ show up now.  I'm running with:
 - Ubuntu Feisty (kernel 2.6.17-12-generic i686)
 - python 2.5.1 (Feisty package)
 - numpy 1.0.4 (compiled with gcc version 4.1.2)

However, the memory leak appears on my laptop if I use python 2.5.1 with
numpy 1.0.1. At least here, this seems to be an issue dependent only on
the numpy version, and a solved one.

-- oriol


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