[PLUG] Re: Cricket monitoring with automatic refresh

Russell Senior seniorr at aracnet.com
Thu Sep 9 03:31:02 PDT 2004

>>>>> "Russell" == Russell Senior <seniorr at aracnet.com> writes:

Russell> Does anyone know how to tweak Cricket[1] so that the browser
Russell> refreshes the page every so often (e.g. 5 minutes).  I have
Russell> googled and looked at grapher.cgi but nothing stood up
Russell> indignantly and slapped me in the face.  Pointers/clues?

Russell> Thanks.

Russell> [1] <http://cricket.sourceforge.net/>

Nevermind.  10 minutes of sustained thinking led me to an answer.  I
found the subroutine deceptively named htmlHeader and inserted this:

--- grapher.cgi-orig    Wed Mar 13 16:25:06 2002
+++ grapher.cgi Thu Sep  9 03:23:56 2004
@@ -1783,6 +1783,8 @@
     print "<meta name=\"generator\" content=\"",
           $h->{'auto-long-version'}, "\">\n";
+    print "<meta http-equiv=\"Refresh\" content=\"300\">\n";
     print "</head>\n";
     my($body) = $h->{'body-options'};

Russell Senior         ``I have nine fingers; you have ten.''
seniorr at aracnet.com

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