2 Replies Latest reply on Dec 5, 2012 12:20 PM by philmodjunk

    New Window Script Step slows down over time

    Peabody

      Summary

      New Window Script Step slows down over time

      Product

      FileMaker Pro

      Version

      v12

      Operating system version

      OS X 10.8.2

      Description of the issue

      The new window script step gets slower over time until FileMaker app is quit.

      Steps to reproduce the problem

      Setup a loop to create / close 10000 new windows. Time each execution.

      Expected result

      The New Window step should take the same amount of time.

      Actual result

      The New Window step gets slower and slower until the app is restarted.

      Configuration information

      Mac OS X - Multiple variants and hardware configurations.

      Workaround

      See http://www.drbott.net/blog/?p=1205 for a detailed writeup, example data and the sample file used to test this issue.