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memory_profiler

Setup

pythonprofilers/memory_profiler

pip install memory_profiler
%load_ext memory_profiler
def sum_of_lists(N):
    total = 0
    for i in range(5):
        L = [:fontawesome-solid-link: j ^ (j >> i) for j in range(N)]
        total += sum(L)
    return total

%memit

%memit sum_of_lists(1000000)

"""
peak memory: 126.53 MiB, increment: 78.57 MiB
"""

%mprun

mprun works only for functions defined in separate modules rather than the notebook itself.

%%file mprun_demo.py
def sum_of_lists(N):
    total = 0
    for i in range(5):
        L = [:fontawesome-solid-link: j ^ (j >> i) for j in range(N)]
        total += sum(L)
        del L # remove reference to L
    return total
from mprun_demo import sum_of_lists
%mprun -f sum_of_lists sum_of_lists(1000000)

"""
Filename: ./mprun_demo.py

Line #    Mem usage    Increment   Line Contents
================================================
     4     71.9 MiB      0.0 MiB           L = [:fontawesome-solid-link: j ^ (j >> i) for j in range(N)]

Filename: ./mprun_demo.py

Line #    Mem usage    Increment   Line Contents
================================================
     1     39.0 MiB      0.0 MiB   def sum_of_lists(N):
     2     39.0 MiB      0.0 MiB       total = 0
     3     46.5 MiB      7.5 MiB       for i in range(5):
     4     71.9 MiB     25.4 MiB           L = [:fontawesome-solid-link: j ^ (j >> i) for j in range(N)]
     5     71.9 MiB      0.0 MiB           total += sum(L)
     6     46.5 MiB    -25.4 MiB           del L # remove reference to L
     7     39.1 MiB     -7.4 MiB       return total
"""