David Malcolm

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Death by a thousand leaks: what statically-analysing 370 Python extensions looks like
PyCon US 2013
David Malcolm
Recorded: March 16, 2013Language: English

What happens when you run a custom C static analysis tool ("cpychecker") on hundreds of Python extensions? I'll talk about the kinds of errors that my tool found, how to run it on your own code, and how to prevent memory leaks and crasher bugs in the C code of your Python extension modules.