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Author vstinner
Recipients corona10, shihai1991, vstinner
Date 2020-04-27.12:58:38
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> I created bpo-40217: "The garbage collector doesn't take in account that objects of heap allocated types hold a strong reference to their type".

This issue is now fixed. I tested manually: I confirm that it does fix the test_threading leak, so I close the issue.

$ ./python -m test -R 3:3 test_threading
== Tests result: SUCCESS ==

1 test OK.

Total duration: 1 min 14 sec
Tests result: SUCCESS
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