molassus IDE and revInternal_savePrefs

Monte Goulding monte at
Fri Nov 25 17:25:01 EST 2016

It is unlikely that this message is actually bogging down the system. Indeed this message is a performance optimisation to avoid saving the preferences file multiple times in quick succession.



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> On 26 Nov. 2016, at 8:31 am, Dr. Hawkins <dochawk at> wrote:
> I'm not sure that I got the name right, but I'm frequently seeing the IDE
> go to molasses while debugging, and delays of the better part of a minute
> from apparently stopping and actually settling on the breakpoint.  It knows
> that the script is running.
> On a while, I clicked the mail logo in the message box, and it appears that
> a message to the effect   of revInternal_savePrefs or some such is there
> about 90% of the time when this happens.
> Is this another hawking-only thing, or are others seeing it?
> -- 
> Dr. Richard E. Hawkins, Esq.
> (702) 508-8462
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