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Author serhiy.storchaka
Recipients asvetlov, serhiy.storchaka, skrah, vstinner
Date 2014-01-29.13:49:54
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Some time ago Victor proposed in issue16445 a large patch (275 changes) which replaces "Py_DECREF(expr); expr = NULL;" to safer "Py_CLEAR(expr);". That patch contained was so large because it included cases where expr is just a local variable, which are safe in general.

Here are much simpler patches which make replacements only for complex expressions.

These patches (as Victor patch) are generated automatically by the Coccinelle tool (
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