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JB sundown at
Fri Feb 21 13:22:48 EST 2020

I thought Michael Doub was handling the Master Library or
are you talking about something else?


> On Feb 21, 2020, at 7:50 AM, Bob Sneidar via use-livecode <use-livecode at> wrote:
> Is anyone maintaining the MasterLibrary? Stuff like this really should be added to it when the kinks are worked out. 
> Bob S
>> On Feb 21, 2020, at 24:51 , Mark Waddingham via use-livecode <use-livecode at> wrote:
>> On 2020-02-21 00:29, J. Landman Gay via use-livecode wrote:
>>> So glad you chimed in, Mark. This is pretty impressive. I'll need to
>>> use the "for each element" structure because my tags are not unique,
>>> but it still is much faster. When clicking a tag at the top of the
>>> document that links to the last anchor at the bottom of the text, I
>>> get a timing of about 25ms. If I omit the timing for loading the
>>> htmltext and the selection of the text at the end of the handler it
>>> brings the timing to almost 0. The test text is long, but not nearly
>>> as long as Bernd's sample.
>> Glad I could help - although to be fair, all I did was optimize what
>> Bernd (and Richard) had already proposed.
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