[Backgroundrb-devel] scheduled jobs with cron

hemant gethemant at gmail.com
Tue Nov 7 23:27:35 EST 2006

On 11/8/06, Eduardo Dominguez <eduardodmz at gmail.com> wrote:
> I'm very interested in using backgroundrb for running jobs every n minutes.
> The release notes say that this functionality is not yet ready via
> backgroundrb. But I wonder, can I call backgroundrb with a ruby script
> from cron ?
> I know I could create a cron job that calls lynx (or whatever) on a
> specific page that will call backgroundrb, but I want to know if there
> other "friendlier" ways to use backgroundrb with cron.
> Thanks!

This functionality is ready (AFAIK) in trunk version of bdrb...and i
am already using it.

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