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Scheduling recurring jobs with a GenServer

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Using a GenServer to schedule work from right inside your app is easier and faster than relying on an external tool like cron jobs.

This 6 minute video contains clips from two projects where we’ve implemented this—a simple cache deleting task for Alchemist.Camp, and a logging task that runs at the same time every day on StatWatch.me.

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