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  1. Memory benchmarking with vbench

    Thu 05 July 2012
    By vene

    The scikit-learn-speed project now has memory usage benchmarking!

    This was accomplished by building on what I described in my recent posts, specifically the extensions to Fabian’s [memory_profiler][] that you can find in my fork, but they will be merged upstream soon. The key element is the %magic_memit function whose ...

  2. More on memory benchmarking

    Mon 02 July 2012
    By vene

    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 backwards-compatible ...

  3. Quick memory usage benchmarking in IPython

    Sat 30 June 2012
    By vene

    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.

    [gist id=3022718]

    Instead ...