I had it that way for my Tweet program and then I added the website stuff that John provided. I didn't want to update the website more than about every 5 minutes so I first tried 300 seconds. When that gave me errors I tried 3600 and it gives the same errors. That's when I figured something I was doing was wrong. I can just put a timer on each action and that will work.
On Fri, Nov 26, 2010 at 9:10 PM, wuhu_software <wuhu_software@...>
As I recall, you have to have the On Update action execute at least once per minute within the action file.
If possible, run the On Update < 60 seconds. If you need to limit certain actions to once per hour, create a time limiter for them in the action file.
Is there a reason that you are only executing the On Update action once per hour?
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, "Don Lafferty" <don@...> wrote:
> I've started using an Action file and I'm seeing some errors in my log that I've not had before(of course). The error I'm seeing is "Fri Nov 26 19:29:37 2010 > Use of time limiter (time():) in an action or actionfile conflicts with an 'On Update Interval' of 3600 seconds. See Alerts/Actions then 'On Update Seconds' setting."
> Does this mean I can't use the On Update Interval if I'm also using time settings in the Action file?
> If so then I guess I would need to have each action have it's own timer that I don't want happening on each update?
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