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Re: OT Re^2: Sleep - settle an argument?

by flexvault (Monsignor)
on Sep 21, 2012 at 10:46 UTC ( #994879=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to OT Re^2: Sleep - settle an argument?
in thread Sleep - settle an argument?

bulk88,

Great! I answered to let other monks know that there was something similar to sleep() in JS.

I use it to update a digital clock on a CRM package. Twice a second, it updates the clock. Before I used the setTimeout, the user's PC was totally overloaded with calls to the clock update routine and there was no cpu power left for other things (like input) :-)

Thanks...Ed

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