Timed scripts without locking up functionality

Scott Rossi scott at tactilemedia.com
Mon May 13 20:07:55 CDT 2013


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Scott Rossi
Creative Director
Tactile Media, UX/UI Design




On 5/13/13 5:26 PM, "kee nethery" <kee at kagi.com> wrote:

>-- use a 
>
>send magicgatemouseup to stack "mystack" in 120 seconds
>
>
>-- then in your stack
>
>on magicgatemouseup
>   processRequest
>   if condition is not met then
>      send magicgatemouseup to stack "mystack" in 120 seconds
>   end if
>end magicgatemouseup
>
>
>On May 13, 2013, at 5:21 PM, Magicgate Software - Skip Kimpel
><skip at magicgate.com> wrote:
>
>> I am having a hard time researching a solution since most of the forums
>>are
>> down :)  Here is my issue, hopefully somebody has the simple answer to
>>my
>> question...
>> 
>> I have a script that runs every two minutes and I have been calling it
>>with:
>> 
>> on mouseUp
>>  wait for 120 seconds
>>  processRequest
>> end mouseUp
>> 
>> I then call a repeat script that keeps checking for the status and
>> repeating it until a condition is met.  Obviously when I do this it
>>locks
>> up my software until the condition has been satisfied.
>> 
>> How can I do this without locking everything up?
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