IDE/Standalone Performance Issues - A Light At The End of the Tunnel!
bobs at twft.com
Thu Nov 11 13:36:36 CST 2010
Yeah, and Peter's issue was that with standalones, the problem is many orders of magnitude worse.
On Nov 11, 2010, at 11:04 AM, Richard Gaskin wrote:
> So it seems that the overhead of resolving absolute object references (long form) is much higher than what the engine can do when you're able to hard-wire part of the reference (e.g., "...of card id tID...").
> Historically I've often used long IDs for the convenience of having an absolute object reference without regard to the type, but after seeing these results I can see that there's a benefit to hard-wire the type in script where practical.
> Thanks for bringing this up. Learn sumpin' new every day. :)
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