[Backgroundrb-devel] Couple questions about backgroundrb

Joe Van Dyk joevandyk at gmail.com
Fri Sep 28 12:38:17 EDT 2007


cron only runs once a minute, some tasks need more frequent updates.
Also, would prefer not to have to set up cron -- it's a pain to make
sure that the environment gets set up properly.  And then the
configuration is kept in multiple places.

On 9/28/07, Chris Hall <christopher.k.hall at gmail.com> wrote:
> cron + script/runner
>
> On 9/28/07, Joe Van Dyk <joevandyk at gmail.com> wrote:
> > So, what's the status of this project?  I'm a little confused.  The
> > documentation at http://backgroundrb.rubyforge.org seems out of date.
> > It refers to http://svn.devjavu.com/backgroundrb/tags/release-0.2.1,
> > which doesn't work.
> >
> > All I want is a way to easily set up tasks that should run
> > periodically.  Some stuff should run every 10 seconds, some stuff once
> > a day, etc.  The tasks will need to access Rails models and save data.
> >  There's maybe 10 or so different periodic tasks.
> >
> > What version should I be using? trunk?  0.2.1?  Do you guys need a
> > project hosting space?  How can I help?
> >
> > Joe
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