Inter-Application Communication on Windows
dave at looktowindward.com
Wed Feb 13 12:22:40 EST 2008
On 13 Feb 2008, at 17:07, Richard Gaskin wrote:
> Dave wrote:
>> I've been working on a way of getting two RunRev Standalone's to
>> communicate with each other.
> Do they have to be separate standalones?
No, but due to the lack of independent processes in RunRev and the
way in which "post" (and URL library in general) works, I couldn't
make a reliable application with just one standalone. I'd *much*
rather have just one Standalone, but the other stuff needs to work too.
I have an application that periodically creates or updates an SQLite
database (actually there are lots of databases (separate SQLite
files), but only one is worked on at a time) and then sends the
results to the server. This process can take upwards of 15 minutes to
complete. In the meantime I want to be able to still use the
application to do other things (such as create playlists in iTunes).
The application(s) must run under Mac OS X and Windows XP/Vista.
Any ideas on how to do this would be greatly appreciated.
All the Best
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