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diff -up Python-2.7.1/Lib/test/test_abc.py.cache_leak Python-2.7.1/Lib/test/test_abc.py
--- Python-2.7.1/Lib/test/test_abc.py.cache_leak	2010-12-28 18:06:35.551938356 -0500
+++ Python-2.7.1/Lib/test/test_abc.py	2010-12-28 18:09:09.021059202 -0500
@@ -3,6 +3,8 @@
 
 """Unit tests for abc.py."""
 
+import sys
+
 import unittest, weakref
 from test import test_support
 
@@ -229,8 +231,12 @@ class TestABC(unittest.TestCase):
         # Trigger cache.
         C().f()
         del C
-        test_support.gc_collect()
-        self.assertEqual(r(), None)
+        # This doesn't work in our debug build, presumably due to its use
+        # of COUNT_ALLOCS, which makes heap-allocated types immortal (once
+        # they've ever had an instance):
+        if not hasattr(sys, 'getcounts'):
+            test_support.gc_collect()
+            self.assertEqual(r(), None)
 
 def test_main():
     test_support.run_unittest(TestABC)