Forum: Ruby on Rails Problem adding the OpenWFEru scheduler code in Initialzers

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Karthi k. (Guest)
on 2008-10-22 11:06
Hi,

I am using OpenWFEru gem for scheduling the weekly mailing in my rails
application. I have written the scheduler code as a stand-alone ruby
code. So I have to run it separately.

But I want this scheduler to start when I start my rails server. I tried
putting this ruby code in config/initializers. But the server is not
getting started as this scheduler code keeps on running.

Following is my ruby code in config/initializers.

  require 'openwfe/util/scheduler'
  include OpenWFE

  scheduler = Scheduler.new
  scheduler.start

  scheduler.schedule('0 9 * * 1') do
    system "ruby D:\\Projects\\Producteering\\script\\runner
            Person.send_weekly_digest"
  end

  scheduler.join


Am I doing anything wrong? Or is there any way to achieve this?


Thanks in advance...
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