Leonid Bugaev Leonid Bugaev - 1 month ago 16
Javascript Question

Background tasks in Meteor

I'm wondering, is there is way to implement background taks, maybe with workers pool. Can you show me direction, i'm thinking about writing package for this?

Answer

There are several packages to run background tasks in Meteor. From the simplest to the most involved:

Packages I would recommend caution with:

Avoid:

  • Kue - the priority job queue for Node.js backed by redis. Not updated for Meteor 0.9+.
  • cron (warning: very old)