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Re: Background Process

by Maqs (Deacon)
on Jun 26, 2000 at 15:22 UTC ( #19828=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Background Process

hm. this is not a clean perl solution. but...
simply write out the file with person's address and continue working with your page
then have a program launched by crontab (or... task manager) every hm..15 minutes which would check the files in the specified directory, send e-mail and delete the file.
/Maqs.

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