[Backgroundrb-devel] Can schedules START a worker?
gethemant at gmail.com
Sat Jan 26 00:35:09 EST 2008
On Sat, Jan 26, 2008 at 4:49 AM, hemant <gethemant at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi Scott,
> On Jan 26, 2008 4:02 AM, Scott Ward <scott at shefield.com> wrote:
> > Hi there,
> > I'm just working on getting backgroundrb (1.0.1) up and running. I'm no
> > expert with ruby, etc, so I still don't quite get a few things.
> > I have scheduled workers that run every few minutes. That works fine. I
> > have other workers that run once per day or even once per week. It doesn't
> > make sense to have them running all the time. I'd rather they just fire up
> > when the time comes and shut down again.
> > I thought I could "set_auto_load true" and that they would be started up
> > when the schedule dictated. Then I'd use "exit" at the end to stop them
> > again.
> > But apparently, the schedules only work on running workers.
> > What am I missing? What's the best way to handle workers that only need to
> > take action once per day and therefore don't need to be running all the
> > time?
> Currently you can't. You will have to let the worker running, but if
> you can bear with us for few weeks, I am working on getting a new
> release of bdrb out of door and it will have this feature.
Scott, can you file a ticket regarding this, on :
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