MySQL Connector/Python with the C Extension Keeps Increasing the Memory Usage
(Doc ID 2555723.1)
Last updated on FEBRUARY 26, 2020
Applies to:MySQL Connectors - Version 8.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
During some operations such as re-connecting or querying a float column, MySQL Connector/Python with the C Extension does not release all the memory. This makes the memory usage of the application keep increasing.
The issue may start after disabling the use_pure option. This includes upgrading to MySQL Connector/Python 8.0 using the default value for use_pure.
To view full details, sign in with your My Oracle Support account.
Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started!
In this Document