[IPython-dev] Easy Installation

Matthias BUSSONNIER bussonniermatthias at gmail.com
Mon Jun 11 06:43:22 EDT 2012

> I did try this, but it racks up a lot of requests if you leave it open
> for a while and you do pay for them if there's loads. I think you get
> 10,000 a month on the Free Tier, but that isn't that many at one every
> 10 seconds. As you suggested, it needs to just do it when there's
> something pending, then settle down when all is quiet. The problem is
> that refreshing the page refreshes the namespace, so you can't modify
> the time between each refresh easily. I'm thinking about how to solve
> that??
To add to what have been said on the list later, 
the current notebook dashboard have a 10s timer that pauses when the page lost focus, and resume when the page get it back.
So you don't have to worry about user leaving the page open.

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