Re: Crash with Python bindings

Subject: Re: Crash with Python bindings

Date: Fri, 16 Mar 2018 08:59:44 -0300

To: W. Trevor King, Justus Winter


From: David Bremner

"W. Trevor King" <> writes:

> you can avoid the abort (which happens when q.__del__ is called after
> db.__del__).  We could make that sort of cleanup easier with context
> managers for Query objects (we have them for databases since [3]), and
> they look like the only object that keep an internal database
> reference:
>   with Database() as db:
>     with Query(db, "*") as q:
>       # do something with q
>     db.close()

I'm reminded [1] that this problem still exists. If noone has any idea
of a fix, should we document one of the workarounds?

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