[futurebasic] Re: [FB] fb^3 slower than fb2?

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From: pochas <pochas@...>
Date: Tue, 18 Apr 2000 02:53:51 -0400
Are you using lots of edit fields to display text?  I found FB3 no
better than FBII at this, probably because Apple's Toolbox calls are
still 680x0 emulations.  Somebody please correct me if I am wrong.

Perhaps you can speed things up by not using textedit for simply
displaying text. Use quickdraw commands instead.  Use functions such as
STRINGWITH to  justify text.  I also don't use PRINT if speed is
paramount.  Quickdraw commands DRAWSTRING and DRAWTEXT are faster.

Hope this helps ... Charles P.

> Hi, 
> 
> I am experiencing a problem which the program compiled with 
> FB^3 runs slower than it used to be (compiled with FBII). I 
> think there was a discussion regarding a similar problem 
> before in this list, so, if anyone give me some clue what I 
> did wrong, it would be most appreciated. Thanks in advance. 

> Keiji {