[LON-CAPA-users] formatting hardcopy of homework sets
Guy Albertelli II
Fri, 24 Sep 2004 15:41:42 -0400 (EDT)
Sorry getting a bit behind.
> TWO: When doing mass printings (about 500 students), it takes a long time
> (about 20 min) to generate the pdf file. But the lon-capa interface times
> out in less than an hour.
At what point is it timing out? I added code in 1.2 to take of this
> I just had this happen and lost the pdf
> file. Two questions: Is the pdf file stored away somewhere after the
> time-out so I can get it back?
Currently yes, look in /home/httpd/prtspool on the machine.
> Can I control the time-out period on a session?
Sorta, the time that occured here was an Apache internal timer, which
I wouldn't suggest changing as it is set to 5 minute right now, which
should be long enough (we should send some kind of update to the user
at leat once every 5 minutes.)
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