Re: Console Applet

From: Ty Heath <heath_at_mediadefender.com>
Date: Mon, 9 Apr 2007 18:53:24 -0700

I would say do System.exit(1) if it fails, and System.exit(0) if it
succeeds.

Ty

On Apr 9, 2007, at 5:56 PM, Stefan Kaczmarek wrote:

> Ok, I can add that. :)
>
> On Apr 9, 2007, at 5:51 PM, Ivan Kwok wrote:
>
>> Yep.
>>
>> -Ivan
>>
>>
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Stefan Kaczmarek [mailto:stefan_at_thezonie.org]
>> Sent: Monday, April 09, 2007 5:49 PM
>> To: Ivan Kwok
>> Cc: Ben Ebert; Ty Heath; Jay Mairs; Dylan Douglas; Sergio Alvarez
>> Subject: Re: Console Applet
>>
>> What, like it the entire program will kill itself if it hasn't
>> received file data in x number of seconds or something?
>>
>> On Apr 9, 2007, at 4:45 PM, Ivan Kwok wrote:
>>
>>> Z, would it be possible to have a timeout option? Basically, the
>>> console
>>> app will quit if is idling for X amount of seconds. It shouldn't
>>> count
>>> it idle when it's actually downloading something from peers, so
>>> basically when you're receiving file data, you should reset that
>>> timeout
>>> counter.
>>>
>>> Thanks,
>>> -Ivan
>>>
>>>
>>> -----Original Message-----
>>> From: Stefan Kaczmarek [mailto:stefan_at_thezonie.org]
>>> Sent: Monday, April 09, 2007 3:46 PM
>>> To: Ivan Kwok
>>> Cc: Ben Ebert; Ty Heath; Jay Mairs; Dylan Douglas
>>> Subject: Re: Console Applet
>>>
>>> It keeps trying to get hosts and never quits. (It also farms Ares
>>> hosts as it connects to Ares hosts and gets back X-Alt hosts when
>>> they're busy or something.)
>>>
>>> On Apr 9, 2007, at 3:24 PM, Ivan Kwok wrote:
>>>
>>>> Z, how long will your app keep trying to download if there is no
>>>> more
>>>> sources to d/l or they're all busy? Or it just keeps trying and
>>>> never
>>>> quits?
>>>>
>>>> -Ivan
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> -----Original Message-----
>>>> From: Ivan Kwok
>>>> Sent: Monday, April 09, 2007 3:11 PM
>>>> To: 'Stefan Kaczmarek'
>>>> Cc: Ben Ebert; Ty Heath; Jay Mairs; Dylan Douglas
>>>> Subject: RE: Console Applet
>>>>
>>>> Z, can you add one more option like 'silence' so that it won't
>>>> output
>>>> anything to the console?
>>>> BTW, how to you read "PIECES"? I saw something like 'PIECES :
>>>> 2222222222222222222212222222221100000000'
>>>>
>>>> -Ivan
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> -----Original Message-----
>>>> From: Stefan Kaczmarek [mailto:stefan_at_thezonie.org]
>>>> Sent: Monday, April 09, 2007 11:11 AM
>>>> To: Ivan Kwok
>>>> Cc: Ben Ebert; Ty Heath; Jay Mairs; Dylan Douglas
>>>> Subject: Re: Console Applet
>>>>
>>>> Ok, here's the console applet.
>>>>
>>>> To use it, you just say:
>>>>
>>>> java -jar console.jar hash=<hash> [path=<path>] [mb=<mb>] [source]
>>>>
>>>> "hash" is the only requred field. It's the 40-byte sha-1.
>>>>
>>>> If "path" is not set, it just writes it to the current folder. It
>>>> will
>>>> not create folders, so if you're going to want it to be put in a
>>>> folder,
>>>> make sure it already exists. "mb" is the number of MB you want
>>>> it to
>>>> download. (Since it deals in multiples of 10MB at this point, every
>>>> value will be rounded up to the nearest 10MB.)
>>>>
>>>> If "source" is set, then the app will not close when it is done,
>>>> but
>>>> will instead continue running as a source. If it is not set,
>>>> then it
>>>> will close when it is done.
>>>>
>>>> You can't combine a MB limit with "source", though, because you're
>>>> not
>>>> really a source if you limi the mb downloaded.
>>>>
>>>> Any problems or questions, just let me know.
>>>>
>>>> I'll CVS the source, as well.
>>>>
>>>> Oh, and just and FYI, when you see a bunch of numbers go by in
>>>> parenthesis, that is just a connection attempt. The number is the
>>>> "rank"
>>>> of the source. All sources start out with a rank of 0, and
>>>> increase or
>>>> decrease based on if they are connectable, are busy, etc.
>>>>
>>>> - Z
>>>
>>
>
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