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Posted: 2002-06-01
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Automatically update files using the internet. A very easy-to-use program that takes only a few commandline parameters. This can save you a lot of time if you're creating a multi-user application where many people use your program, no more running around the entire building.

Original Author: Cakkie


au.exe /url [/app ] [/tmo ] [/ret ]
Specifies the url where the version file can be found
If specified, the application to be started when the updating is completed
The connection timeout in seconds, if not specified, the default is used. default = 10
The number of retrys when a file can't be retrieved (eg when the server is busy)
The default is 2
au.exe /url /app myapp.exe
the version file has following format
from: the url to the file the original file
to: the path to the file where the file must be saved to
date: a date/time containing the date and time that the file was changed
"","##apppath##myfile.dat",#01/01/2001 7:25:00#
If TO contains ##apppath##, ##apppath## is replaced by the path of au.exe

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