Very strange database behavior

This may get off-topic, so I’d suggest searching the forum for discussions of timing. Here’s just one example of the kind of thing I’ve experienced:

JohnMark touches on timing above.

Frequently, people suggesting adding a pause to help with timing, but there is no reliable rule for how long a pause should be for consistent results. Here’s another take on that:

Doing something about timing is clearly an issue for Bubble, according to the roadmap,
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App performance

Systematically optimize most data-intensive queries

Monitor and reduce JS / JSON size

Apps bug-free at scale

Workflow consistency guarantees"

Perhaps I’m misinterpreting, but “Workflow consistency guarantees” sounds to me like workflows running as expected every time, i.e. timing and sequencing.