Is there a serious garbage collection problem

J. Landman Gay jacque at
Sat Jun 23 00:10:17 EDT 2012

On 6/22/12 9:04 PM, Dr. Hawkins wrote:
> I haven't seen anything like this for several years.
> Is there a *serious* garbage collection problem with livecode?
> When I delete cards from my output stack, the response time is
> measured in seconds.  For a half dozen cards, it's long enough for me
> to get annoyed, and actually launch another program.
> There is also the occasional long delay from out of the blue during
> which the thing is completely non-responsive.

I've never seen this. I've deleted hundreds of cards in a repeat loop 
that took only a second or two. It sounds like something else is going 
on in the background. Are you deleting the cards by script? If so, have 
you tried locking messages?

Jacqueline Landman Gay         |     jacque at
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