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Feedback: realtime alerts

  1. Sep 20, 2014 #1


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    Sending positive feedback on the new alerts. I've been enjoying extra smiles as I see Alerts update even as I sit back and watch. I even saw a new alert update when I was looking at the new alert popup dialog. Way cool and I expect this will be a great asset at boosting the pace of interaction here at PF.

    EDIT: @Greg Bernhardt - Do you get to push the alerts to the client, or does the client have to send heartbeat checks, or does it depend on the platform/browser?
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  3. Sep 20, 2014 #2
    At the moment it requires a refresh. I can push the alert to yo without refresh but that takes more resources. Once we optimize things I might turn it on to see how the server handles it.
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