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authorSteve Slaven <bpk@hoopajoo.net>2009-11-03 06:47:18 (GMT)
committerSteve Slaven <bpk@hoopajoo.net>2009-11-03 06:47:18 (GMT)
commit6dc398f36d48c25ef2bf78e00cb337ecab205227 (patch)
treee8ef0f76d7f2a2c56fc378ee6b2a72696281d42b /FuseArchive
parent7df2be1716f4faeba5138287e1596d2395c777bb (diff)
Changed to delete the whole dict and added note about similar leak in
sample xmp.py so it appears to be in the fuse bindings
Diffstat (limited to 'FuseArchive')
1 files changed, 11 insertions, 4 deletions
diff --git a/FuseArchive/ChunkFile.py b/FuseArchive/ChunkFile.py
index c33ae73..8e4f2eb 100644
--- a/FuseArchive/ChunkFile.py
+++ b/FuseArchive/ChunkFile.py
@@ -407,10 +407,17 @@ class ChunkFile(object):
# There is some kind of mem leak, ChunkFile objects end up in a
# tuple of [obj,True] for every object written and never get freed,
- # maybe a fuse bug?
- del self.chunks
- del self.chunk
- del self.original_chunks
+ # maybe a fuse bug? Just trying to minimize the damage here by
+ # freeing the big chunks of memory.
+ #
+ # Note that you can see this same problem in xmp.py, if you run it
+ # in pdb then use objgraph to see the top objects XmpFile will be
+ # near the top with this odd reference in a tuple that is owned by
+ # nothing
+ #del self.chunks
+ #del self.chunk
+ #del self.original_chunks
+ self.__dict__ = {}
def _fflush(self):
if self.wr and self.modified: