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 …
%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.