As the name implies, Block Refresh allows an administrator to configure a block to refresh it's content in a given number of seconds. Block Refresh uses jQuery/AJAX so the refresh happens "behind-the-scenes".
Please submit any feature requests in the issues queue.
- Automatically refresh a block in a set number of seconds (configurable per block)
- Allow site visitor to manually refresh block (configurable per block)
(see comment #2 for details)
6.x - The current release is stable and is ready for production websites. The 6.x branch will be minimally maintained from now on.
7.x-1.x - The current release is stable and is ready for production websites. Work on this branch will be major bug fixes only.
7.x-2.x - This release includes Panels support! Please submit any issues, comments, questions regarding Panels integration with the 2.x branch here:
. At present this branch is under heavy development. Hopefully I'll have a beta release shortly.
To use, install Block Refresh as other normal modules. Once installed go to admin/build/block (admin/structure/block in Drupal 7) and click "configure" on the block you want to setup to refresh. There will be a section for Block Refresh. Select the options you would like and click "Save Block". Your block should now be ready to Refresh!
Be sure to set appropriate permissions at admin/user/permissions (admin/people/permissions in Drupal 7)
Please submit any issues in the issues queue.
Thanks to aaron for his work in getting this module started!