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Subject: Background program
Thread ID: 345092 Message ID: 345092 # Views: 93 # Ratings: 0
Version: Visual FoxPro 9 SP2 Category: Errors & Debugging
Date: Friday, May 18, 2012 2:36:21 AM         
   


I want a program to run continuously in the background.
Sample code is:

_screen.AddObject('MyTimer','MyTimer')
_screen.Visible = .F.

DEFINE CLASS mytimer as Timer

* Interval is in milliseconds.
interval = 60000 * 3
FUNCTION Timer
WAIT WINDOW 'running clean ' TIMEOUT 120
DO clean.prg
ENDFUNC

ENDDEFINE

It appears that the program does not run continuously
What did I leave out?

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Background program Posted by Frank Smith @ 5/18/2012 2:36:21 AM
RE: Background program Posted by onytoo @ 5/18/2012 10:34:08 AM
RE: Background program Posted by Stefan Wuebbe @ 5/18/2012 10:39:42 AM
RE: Background program Posted by Frank Smith @ 5/18/2012 4:15:33 PM
RE: Background program Posted by Bernard Bout @ 5/22/2012 3:38:09 PM