Length of the Indexes in LiveCode IDE

Stop by to discuss use cases, requirements, information architecture, flow diagraming, unit testing and usability.

Moderators: FourthWorld, Klaus

Length of the Indexes in LiveCode IDE

Postby galina » Fri Oct 23, 2015 5:10 pm

Hi,
I found that in certain situations is more convinient to create and then to delete fields or buttons from vithin the script any time when, for instance, the number of lines, to which you have to show controll buttons are different. It works perfect and easy, but I start to think, how long the programm, which I make, will be used, if any time when user does a certain action, a group of new buttons with new IDs is created? Is there a limitation for the ID number?
I hope, my question is more or less clear for the experts. :)
Thanks,
galina
 
Posts: 14
Joined: Sun Dec 14, 2014 6:16 pm

Re: Length of the Indexes in LiveCode IDE

Postby Klaus » Sat Oct 24, 2015 3:56 pm

Hi galina,

you can create about 4 million objects per stack before you run out of IDs :D
Get more info from the "User Guide" PDF (menu Help): "2.2.9 LiveCode Memory Limits"!


Best

Klaus
Klaus
 
Posts: 9052
Joined: Sat Apr 08, 2006 8:41 am
Location: Germany

Re: Length of the Indexes in LiveCode IDE

Postby FourthWorld » Sat Oct 24, 2015 4:59 pm

I think that's billions, not millions.
Richard Gaskin
Community volunteer LiveCode Community Liaison

LiveCode development, training, and consulting services: Fourth World Systems: http://FourthWorld.com
LiveCode User Group on Facebook : http://FaceBook.com/groups/LiveCodeUsers/
FourthWorld
VIP Livecode Opensource Backer
VIP Livecode Opensource Backer
 
Posts: 5007
Joined: Sat Apr 08, 2006 7:05 am
Location: Los Angeles

Re: Length of the Indexes in LiveCode IDE

Postby galina » Mon Oct 26, 2015 5:30 am

Thak you very much, you made me comfortable! :)
Greetings,
Galina
galina
 
Posts: 14
Joined: Sun Dec 14, 2014 6:16 pm

Re: Length of the Indexes in LiveCode IDE

Postby Klaus » Mon Oct 26, 2015 1:04 pm

Yes, Richard is correct, my fault, it is more that 4 billion objects!
I any case we will have problems to reach this limit :D
Klaus
 
Posts: 9052
Joined: Sat Apr 08, 2006 8:41 am
Location: Germany

Re: Length of the Indexes in LiveCode IDE

Postby galina » Mon Oct 26, 2015 3:24 pm

:D Perfect, I can relax for some years ;) Thanks!
galina
 
Posts: 14
Joined: Sun Dec 14, 2014 6:16 pm


Return to Software Development Cycles

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 2 guests