Go to card has become slow

Richard Gaskin ambassador at fourthworld.com
Fri Apr 10 13:12:13 EDT 2020

Brian Milby wrote:

 > I'm going to be that guy who replies to himself...
 > I just imported a 500kb image to the card, removed the text from the
 > field, created 300 cards. 0.756 seconds normal (171MB).  1.124 from a
 > variable. (image instead of text) 8.311 seconds normal (8.2MB).  0.047
 > from a variable.  (original text)
 > I'll need to clean this up with a better image (something I can share)
 > and try on my Mac for comparison when I get off today, but this points
 > squarely at the serialization of the field object being the
 > difference.

Thanks for exploring this, Brian.  It's mystifying how such generalized 
code could have such a pronounced impact on only one platform, but with 
your assistance I'm more confident we'll find it.

  Richard Gaskin
  Fourth World Systems
  Software Design and Development for the Desktop, Mobile, and the Web
  Ambassador at FourthWorld.com                http://www.FourthWorld.com

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