[Wolves] help!!

Matt Wright wolves at mailman.lug.org.uk
Fri Dec 20 21:52:00 2002


I wrote a small program that continously pings Yahoo, its to use as evidence
with BT that there is something seriously wrong with my ADSL. However it
does daemonise itself. So I thought I'd post the code. See link below.



-- Quantum canis ille in fenestra est?

----- Original Message -----
From: "Chris Ball" <webmaster@puremorning.co.uk>
To: <wolves@mailman.lug.org.uk>
Sent: Friday, December 20, 2002 9:32 PM
Subject: [Wolves] help!!

> i've just made my mail sorter a serverclient thingy, so other people can
> the email remotley, the server resides on my system, i need to know 2
> 1) how to make it start on startup
> 2) how to make it run in the background
> kinda like a daemon :)
> any help would be great
> --
> [chrisball - perlmonk]
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