[RC5] Getting clients to automatically update whenever I'm online

Shawn Tayler stayler at powernet.net
Fri Mar 16 06:14:45 EST 2001


On Fri, 16 Mar 2001 08:49:45 -0500, Rodney R. Korte wrote:

>I have a laptop, and I connect/disconnect it regularly.  The 
>client is set up to check all interfaces for connections, and should
>update when notification is sent that an interface is brought up.
>I don't see the conflict.

The client will run until it hits a fetch/flush threshold.  You might
try reading up on the lurk and lurk-only update modes, one of them
might work with the LAN interface availability change, although they
are intended for dial-up connectivity....  Still might be worth a
read....

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