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Regular mail sending on server application

 
Pavels Hlopoks
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Hello! I have a problem.

I need once at week automatically send mail in my webapp...
How can I do it? I think I must deploy with my app some.. Some liberally or something like this.

Actually problem is - how to identify event - ONCE AT WEEK?

Thanks!
[ March 07, 2007: Message edited by: Bear Bibeault ]
 
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The java.util.Timer and TimerTask classes can schedule events that occur in regular intervals (e.g., every 24 hours), or at specific points in time (e.g, every Friday night at midnight). See here for examples e367 and e368.
 
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Thanks Ulf!
But how can I run something like this example on server?
When start app server must run something like servlet... or something else ,who looking for time
 
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Assuming you have a web app, you can run code at web app startup time by configuring a ServletContextListener and its contextInitialized method.
 
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Cheers! Thanks! Good idea
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