Weird performance issue

Geoff Canyon gcanyon at
Fri Sep 23 18:41:17 EDT 2022

My test stack had over a thousand cards in it, and was still fast checking
the 1000th card.

I've now added a field to each of a thousand cards and stuck text in it;
the stack is over 12MB and still much faster than Navigator, which is under

Lock Messages does nothing as far as I can tell.



On Fri, Sep 23, 2022 at 10:41 AM J. Landman Gay via use-livecode <
use-livecode at> wrote:

> It may be related to the size of the stack. LC would have to load it all
> into memory before checking the cards. Also, do the results change if you
> lock messages?
> --
> Jacqueline Landman Gay | jacque at
> HyperActive Software |
> On September 22, 2022 3:01:48 PM Geoff Canyon via use-livecode
> <use-livecode at> wrote:

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