LC Garbage Collection?
J. Landman Gay
jacque at hyperactivesw.com
Fri Sep 27 14:44:00 EDT 2019
Do we have a ballpark idea of what "large" might be? Is it more like a
gigabyte or a few hundred megabytes or...? I know it will be variable
and depend on other factors, but it would be nice to have a general idea.
On 9/26/19 11:12 PM, Dar Scott Consulting via use-livecode wrote:
> I don't think that is large. If you are processing data the same size and somehow leaving the previous data around, that might build up. That might build up in queues and stacks, in a message storm and in appended data. But, I am guessing that that is not likely.
>> On Sep 26, 2019, at 1:54 PM, J. Landman Gay via use-livecode <use-livecode at lists.runrev.com> wrote:
>> On 9/24/19 2:39 PM, Dar Scott Consulting via use-livecode wrote:
>>> Sources of memory leaks are LC, LC scripts, OS, libraries, LCB and (I suppose) compilers. I don't think we can assume the problem is not in the user script. I have seen script memory leaks like these:
>>> 1. Leaving large data in script locals
>> Is 2.5MB considered large data? I'm having issues on my Pixel that I think may be memory-related.
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