Sean Cole (Pi) sean at
Sat Oct 18 14:17:24 EDT 2014

Hi Terry,

I wonder if a grid of 8x2000 text fields would produce the same findings of
slow rendering as a dataGrid.

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On 18 October 2014 07:50, Terence Heaford <t.heaford at> wrote:

> I reported a couple of releases ago that the scrolling of a data grid had
> improved by approx. 15% - 20%.
> I can now report that RC3 vs RC2 has now reverted back as RC3 is now
> approx. 15% - 20% SLOWER at scrolling than RC2.
> Is this because of updated text rendering, if it is then please revert the
> speed of text rendering to what it was? or carry out improvements.
> I know my machine is somewhat old but compared to Cocoa native scrolling
> table and dare I say it, Xojo, this is appallingly slow.
> Scrolling a table of 2000 records & 8 columns.
> Cocoa/Obj C Table - 4 seconds
> Xojo - 6 seconds
> Livecode - 10 seconds was 8 seconds (RC2).
> ???
> All the best
> Terry
> > On 17 Oct 2014, at 17:45, Benjamin Beaumont <ben at> wrote:
> >
> >   - Updated text rendering for iOS and OS X
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