Yep, I've got it working out of a cron job now. Thanks for your help!
On 4/18/06, Richard Compton < firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Hi guys,
> Yes, I'm trying to querry for new events.
> I think I understand now. Thanks for your help. I'm going to create a cron job that continually refreshes the alert cache so when my scripts run, they are querring all the events. I guess I'll try to use the base_maintenance.pl script that you are referring to.
Please find below an example on howto auto-update BASE contents (using
If you have php4-cli (running php from command line), you can update
your BASE content with the following cron (/etc/cron.d/update_base):
*/1 * * * * root cd /var/www/base_installation_dir/ && /usr/bin/php4
"/var/www/base_installation_dir/base_maintenance.php" > /dev/null 2>&1
Then add the following, for the "if ( $submit == "Update Alert Cache"
)" test in "base_maintenance.php" (in order to update Alerts and DNS):
If you don't use php4-cli, you may use curl (if you don't use BASE