[Seaside] running code asynchronously
philippe.marschall at gmail.com
Sun Apr 27 20:57:13 UTC 2008
2008/4/27 rjk <rjkerkhoff at gmail.com>:
> Dear Seasiders,
> I'm cooking up some seaside/code recipes as an exercise and hopefully
> for (web)publication some day, i have the following question;
> Q. How do i run code asynchronously (inside the request/response cycle) ?
> A. My answer at this point is the following using a [block] fork. construct
> as described in Smalltalk by example from alex sharp:
> 01 renderContentOn: html
> 02 html paragraph: Time now asTimeStamp.
> 03 [Transcript cr; show: 'waiting for 10 seconds...'.
> 04 (Delay forSeconds: 10) wait.
> 05 Transcript cr; show: 'done!...'] fork.
> 06 html paragraph: Time now asTimeStamp.
> Could somebody confirm this? and give additional comments if this is not
> the true seaside way?
- What problem do you want to solve?
- Whatever you do are you sure you want to do it in the rendering phase?
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