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Keeping repl permanently alive.

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conspicous

So I have been making a repl that allows you to store items online but every time, after a certain amount of time, it shuts down the express server (nodejs) and it loses all data except users that have registered. Can someone help me to keep it online (eg. An example that works)?

Thanks in advance.

Note: the server is based off lolisafe and the script is at lolisafe.js.

Edit: db is not an option and uptime robot lasts 2 months.

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use this:
ping.mat1.repl.co
just enter in the url, and ill keep the site up

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conspicous

thanks it actually worked!

@TaylorLiang

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Pandapip2

If you can force the repl to crash using kill 1 when the repl crashes, then using the url ping.mat1.repl.co/__tail should turn the repl back on. Just have the repl run "kill 1" on exit, e.g. have a bash script that looks like this:
node main.js >> main.log
kill 1

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conspicous

thanks for the heads up!

@Pandapip2

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PaytonTheMartian

@TaylorLiang
could pinging the site for a long time cause it to crash or be shut down by repl.it?

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@DeBeast591
Nope. I had a site that I pinged for around 4 months. Didnt crash once

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PaytonTheMartian

@TaylorLiang
wow

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conspicous

mine is that all over

@DeBeast591

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5alidshammout

thaaaaaaaaanks

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AkshitRai

thanks man you are awesome

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LuuNoo

thank you it works !

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@LuuNoo
Seems that the website is not active often, leading to errors occasionally. You could try freshping.

(HOW is this post still alive!)

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JaySmith11

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@JaySmith11
Well yes ik about that.

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shkeffy

Hey, do you ping the Repl or the website using https://ping.mat1.repl.co/#?

@StringentDev

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@shkeffy
nope - that has not been maintained. try a service like uptime robot or freshping.

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shkeffy

@StringentDev
Aw, dang...

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johmon6

@Pandapip2
Does hooking the exit event and running language specific equivalents (eg Javascript's process.exit(1)) in the main code also work to this same effect?

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ohlsendavid123

Mine doesn't work. It says: Invalid url (is the website down?)
Please help me.

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@ohlsendavid123
Use uptime robot or freshping

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Coder100

Try to make sure there are no errors first. Right now, there is a deprecation error.

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@Coder100
it still works.

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No I have to reboot, hard restore

@Lethdev2019

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Coder100

It doesn't matter if it works or not, if there is a warning, it will be potentially fatal.

@Lethdev2019

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RohilPatel

Well, if you have items you need to save, you could use fs, which won't get rid of the sleeping part, but will store the data.

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Coder100

That won't work.

@RohilPatel

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Coder100

He already has the DB up, and in theory it should work, but REPL.IT has limitations

@RohilPatel

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RohilPatel

Oh, ok.

@Coder100

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RohilPatel

Ok.

@Coder100

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Coder100

Why did u say ok twice >:(

@RohilPatel

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RohilPatel

Cuz u had 2 messages.

@Coder100

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Brendatorres

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conspicous

@Brendatorres
ok, you used GPT3 or GPT2 didn't you? It was not a coherent response.

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Dorothymiller

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DaddE23

how do you keep the chromium advanced browser permanently alive?

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@DaddE23
You can't - it is an application not a website

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DaddE23

@StringentDev
thank u 4 letting me know

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SixBeeps

Either use a DB (the best option) or use UptimeRobot (another viable option, but I'd use this if absolutely necessary)

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conspicous

Looking for a solution that lasts forever not two [email protected]

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conspicous

It's the fact it does not save files

@SixBeeps

[Edit] not fully

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SixBeeps

@Lethdev2019
UptimeRobot lasts forever

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conspicous

Not the free plan. Unless you want people to pay for a was meant to be free service.

@SixBeeps

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SixBeeps

@Lethdev2019

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are you talking about this?

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conspicous

Yes, plus the credits that you [email protected]

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SixBeeps

@Lethdev2019
Okay, so here's the thing: those are logs. Basically, UTR keeps logs of each ping so that you can have a history of each ping's response. For your purposes, you do not need logs. It will keep pinging your site (keeping it alive) forever.

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Ill give it a try.

@SixBeeps

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conspicous

It's not lettin me put in the url


@SixBeeps

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Ok can you Tell me how to make it not log stuff.

@SixBeeps

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Coder100

You could turn off email responses

@Lethdev2019

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conspicous

How does that affect how long the server lives?

@Coder100

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conspicous

It still logs at the dashboard

@Coder100

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Coder100

What dashboard?

@Lethdev2019

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Coder100

The uptimerobot one?

@Lethdev2019

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Coder100

Yeah, it's supposed to do that, it's to monitor uptime, and since it always pings the website, it has the benefit of keeping it alive.

@Lethdev2019

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conspicous

Actually, looked up stuff (tried similar ideas as well) half the time it does not work or the repl become unstable

@Coder100

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SixBeeps

@Lethdev2019
UTR works perfectly fine for me (using a Django program)

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Im using node.


@SixBeeps

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SixBeeps

@Lethdev2019
Either way, they're both web repls.

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Coder100

The REPL becomes unstable because there is an error.

@Lethdev2019

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