From: Andrew Veitch <andrew@lo...> - 2005-01-29 14:41:12
> Zope schedulers have never relly been ... reliable. What about using
> something that gets triggered by cron? say a cronjob that runs a script
> every minute to search for pending 'alarms' ?
The present mail check thread is not very reliable. There have been
quite a few reports of problems and we've also had problems on our own
server. We now use a cron job too.
Most MailManager downloads are of the Windows installer. Not all
versions of Windows have a cron equivalent so I would like a pure
I agree Xron wasn't very reliable but I do like the design of
ZopeScheduler. I'm going to put it on one of our servers for 3 or 4
weeks and see how it goes.