Nested groups

J. Landman Gay jacque at hyperactivesw.com
Tue Feb 7 17:01:30 EST 2017


On 2/7/17 2:13 PM, Richard Gaskin via use-livecode wrote:
> J. Landman Gay wrote:
>
>> Curiosity question: Do multiple nested groups (3 or 4 levels deep)
>> affect CPU and memory performance? Are fewer nested groups easier
>> on the engine?
>
> Because they effectively deepen the message path, I'd wager there is
> some difference, at least in terms of initializing the message path as
> the objects are unpacked before preOpenCard.
>
> That said, given the speed of the natural message path I'd wager it
> would be small enough to be unnoticeable, and perhaps even difficult to
> measure.
>

I was thinking about the amount of redrawing the engine would need to do 
to render them.

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