LiveCode equivalent to 'cron' for automated background functions?

Mike Kerner MikeKerner at
Wed Nov 28 12:02:49 EST 2018

LC is single-threaded so CRON is a little tricky.  I have code that works
with those limitations.  I suppose I should repo it.  Some day I might even
get the secondary process part working.

On Wed, Nov 28, 2018 at 11:15 AM Keith Clarke via use-livecode <
use-livecode at> wrote:

> Folks,
> Please can anyone steer me towards the dictionary keyword equivalent to
> ‘cron' jobs for initiating time-based background functions, along the lines
> of…
> on TimeAt pHour pMinute pSecond
>         do stuff
> end TimeAt
> Thanks
> Keith
> _______________________________________________
> use-livecode mailing list
> use-livecode at
> Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your
> subscription preferences:

On the first day, God created the heavens and the Earth
On the second day, God created the oceans.
On the third day, God put the animals on hold for a few hours,
   and did a little diving.
And God said, "This is good."

More information about the Use-livecode mailing list