Memory Management in LiveCode
Peter W A Wood
peterwawood at gmail.com
Tue Jul 14 07:17:21 EDT 2015
Many thanks Peter. That's a big plus for LiveCode in the mobile market. I wonder why it isn't stressed on the website?
Peter TB Brett <peter.brett at livecode.com> wrote:
>On 2015-07-14 01:35, Peter W A Wood wrote:
>> The User Guide states the Memory Management is automatic but doesn’t
>> explain how the engine actually manages memory. Does anybody know if
>> it uses a type of reference counting or a garbage collector?
>The engine uses automatic reference counting to manage memory. There's
>no garbage collection.
>Dr Peter Brett <peter.brett at livecode.com>
>LiveCode Engine Development Team
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