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I need a smart contract function which executes every 60 seconds

trial2trytrial2try Member Posts: 9
I tired using this

function timer(){
if (now >= 60 seconds){

function calledfunction(){


calledfunction is not being called when i call timer() so i tired calling calledfunction() directly and it also didnt execute. When i commented timer() in calledfunction() and then invoked calledfunction() then the code worked.

Any idea to call a solidity function for every 60 seconds.


  • o0ragman0oo0ragman0o Member, Moderator Posts: 1,291 mod
    edited June 2016
    @trial2try Contracts need an external initiator so you would have to have a JS function call the contract every 60 seconds rather than the contract trying to call itself, which even if it looped would simply run out of gas.
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