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 …
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.