[RC5] Q: Block transfers at a scheduled time?

Jim C. Nasby nasby at enteract.com
Fri Apr 17 02:27:11 EDT 1998


Gordon-
If you set the clients up for lurkonly, they won't dial by themselves, they'll
only fetch/flush when they detect a dialup connection.

Moo!
dB!

gordon grieder wrote:

> I'm sure this has been asked before but here goes:
>
> Is there a chance ever of having the clients dump blocks at a scheduled time
> of day or evening?  It'd be nice if the clients I have running at one of our
> non-wired buildings _didn't_ decide to dial up in the middle of the day when
> employees are running around.
>
> I have a Linux box CRON'd for it, that's no problem, but these are Macs and
> Windows boxes.
>
> (Mac folk: I _do_ have QuicKeys setup to do this, but it's less than elegant.)
>
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