Author pitrou
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> I do see a couple of failed assertions on Windows which presumably
> happen in a child process because they do not cause a failure:
> 
>     Assertion failed: !collecting, file ..\Modules\gcmodule.c, line
>     1617
> 
> The assertion is in _PyGC_CollectNoFail() and checks that it is not
> called recursively.  See
> 
>     http://buildbot.python.org/all/builders/AMD64%20Windows7%20SP1%203.x/builds/2510/steps/test/logs/stdio

That's extremely weird. _PyGC_CollectNoFail() is only called from
PyImport_Cleanup, which itself is only called from Py_Finalize()
and Py_EndInterpreter(). It should be basically impossible for the
GC to be already collecting garbage at that point... 

Perhaps you could try to find out in which test this happens?
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