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[REBOL] Re: pbs with view

From: ingo:2b1 at: 28-Nov-2002 21:48

Hi Gregg, Gregg Irwin wrote:
> Hi Ingo, > > IH> On view system/words is a hell of a beast, let's say it this way, it is > IH> BIG, like, really _BIG_. It's because all the View elements are dumped > IH> into system/words, and if you do a probe on it, the big object is walked > IH> through, creating a really long string on the way, which is then > IH> printed. I have heard of computers on which it took nearly an hour, and > IH> some others never returned, IIRC. > > Aren't there circular references that contribute to the issue as well?
Now that you mention it, yes, that's why it really didn't work on older versions, right? Kind regards, Ingo