In my last post I mentioned that I’m not satisfied with the current
state of %memit, because some more complicated numerical function
calls make it crash. I will start this post with a reminder of a pretty
[On MacOS X (10.7 but maybe more), after forking …
Following up on my task to make it easier to benchmark memory usage in
Python, I updated Fabian’s [memory_profiler] to include a couple of
useful IPython magics. While in my last post, I used the new IPython
0.13 syntax for defining magics, this time I used the
Everybody loves %timeit, there’s no doubt about it. So why not have
something like that, but for measuring how much memory your line takes?
Well, now you can; grab a hold of the script in the following gist and
run it like in the example.