Opened 11 years ago

Last modified 3 years ago

#1022 reopened Enhancement

timer command: execute arbitrary commands after a freely definable time period

Reported by: goofix Owned by: timothy
Component: Colloquy (Mac) Version: 2.2 (Mac)
Severity: Major Keywords: timer command
Cc:

Description

ex: /timer 1 5 /msg nickserv IDENTIFY <nick> <password>
=> "/msg nickserv IDENTIFY <nick> <password>" is executed after 5 second one time
the first number for repetition, the second for the seconds after connect

Change History (6)

comment:1 Changed 11 years ago by goofix

  • priority changed from highest to normal
  • Type changed from defect to enhancement

comment:2 Changed 11 years ago by goofix

is executed after 5 seconds, once. the first number is for number of repetitions; the second one is for the time to wait to execute, in seconds.. better sentence for the descrition


ex. from x-chat (aqua)
Usage: /TIMER [-refnum <num>] [-repeat <num>] <seconds> <command>
/TIMER [-quiet] -delete <num>

comment:3 Changed 9 years ago by akempgen

  • priority changed from Normal to Low
  • Severity changed from Blocker to Major

what do you need this for? #1380 and #1217 are related.

comment:4 Changed 9 years ago by akempgen

  • Resolution set to wontfix
  • Status changed from new to closed

See [4242] instead: auto commands that are prefixed with \ instead of / are executed after successful identification: \cs invite #inviteOnlyRoom. (auto commands prefixed with / and raw auto commands are run as soon as possible like they always were)

comment:5 Changed 9 years ago by timothy

  • Resolution wontfix deleted
  • Status changed from closed to reopened

I think a /timer command would still be useful for other things.

comment:6 Changed 3 years ago by anonymous

a timer command would be very helpful.

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