Welcome to the MacNN Forums.

If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ by clicking the link above. You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below.

You are here: MacNN Forums > Enthusiast Zone > Classic Macs and Mac OS > Downloading challenges

Downloading challenges
Thread Tools
Fresh-Faced Recruit
Join Date: May 2002
Status: Offline
Reply With Quote
May 13, 2002, 05:13 PM
OK, so I'm trying to find a way to automatically reconnect my PPP connection when it drops, then login to a Hotline or Carracho server and download a batch of files..

can I do this with a script?

or better yet, maybe an app similar to IGetter, only compatable with the Hotline and Carracho protocols.

I also have a similar issue with MacSatellite:

The script/app would have to do these steps:

#1. Know when the PPP disconnects for any reason. #2. Quit MacSatellite, because it WILL NOT automatically reconnect to Audiogalaxy once the PPP connection breaks. #3. Establish PPP connection. #4. Relaunch MacSatellite..and send it to the background (aka "Hide" from the application menu.)

this would be very useful as I'm on dialup, and save much time and waiting..thanks muchly for any suggestions.
Thread Tools
Forum Links
Forum Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts
BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On
Privacy Policy
All times are GMT -4. The time now is 11:56 PM.
All contents of these forums © 1995-2015 MacNN. All rights reserved.
Branding + Design: www.gesamtbild.com
vBulletin v.3.8.8 © 2000-2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd., Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.3.2