Memory issue for iPad Livecode apps?

Scott Rossi scott at
Thu Mar 10 15:02:38 EST 2011

Recently, Stgoldberg at wrote:

> In preparing an app for   iPad using Livecode, is there any issue regarding
> Livecode taking up significantly more disc space than a similar app
> prepared with a different programming language?   If so, would this
> significantly 
> restrict how much one could put into the app in the way of sound, images, or
> other aspects of an app? Thanks.

The only restriction I've heard about is a 20MB limit for apps that can be
downloaded via cell service.  Apparently this is imposed by Apple, not the
carrier.  I can't find an "official" Apple mention of this, but here is a
post from 2010 that explains:


Scott Rossi
Creative Director
Tactile Media, UX Design

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