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Re: Forking of in web application

by ides (Deacon)
on Aug 27, 2007 at 13:58 UTC ( #635300=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Forking of in web application

You should use the IPC::Run module to fork off a process in the background that creates the file and then either have the user check back on another page to see when it is done... or better yet use some nifty Ajax to poll your app to see when it is done and provide a download link.

Frank Wiles <>

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