[Numpy-discussion] Vectorize leak fixed (and sage-reported leak fixed as well).
Fri Mar 21 22:12:28 CDT 2008
Travis E. Oliphant wrote:
> Hello all,
> Much thanks is deserved by the people who have been chasing down and
> fixing reference count problems in NumPy. Two of them are related to
> object arrays.
> So, if you have been having memory leak problems with object arrays
> (vectorize uses object arrays, BTW), you should try out the latest SVN
> of NumPy to see if they fix your problems. Hopefully, NumPy 1.0.5 will
> come out sometime next week so that everybody can enjoy a more
> memory-conscious NumPy.
> The vectorize-related leak was a particularly silly one which led to
> casting for simple cases actually doing more work instead of less (this
> led inexorably to leaks whenever object arrays were cast to other types).
> Best regards,
Hi Tavis, list,
excellent. We will upgrade then officially once 1.0.5 is out. I will do
some testing the 1.0.5svn to verify that the leak is actually gone - not
that we don't trust you :)
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