Remote Find Questions
wouter.abraham at pi.be
Sun Mar 28 04:45:51 CST 2004
> j j at clsdesignassociates.com
> Sat Mar 27 21:17:10 EST 2004
> > Just ran a little test.
> created new stack with 45565 cards
> 0 seconds to mark all 45565 cards
> 0 seconds to unmark all 45565 cards
> 1 second to mark half the 45565 cards with this on the fly algorithm:
> mark cards where ((the id of this card)/2) = round((the id of this
> I would think a there would be a good chance of marking very quickly
> using a custom card property (uCardType) and the content you wish to
> locate, along the lines of (untested):
> unmark all cards
> mark cards where ((the uCardType of this card is "ledger") and (field
> "lastName" contains "downs"))
I don't know if you get similar results, but if you add the "(field
fldName contains <someText>)" condition then it runs much slower.
Putting the values of the fields into custom properties speeds things
up again considerably.
Tnx for this test J.
PS Seen your test, I would have lost the forced bet :-)
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