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Scheduling a batch file every 10 seconds

Recently while investigating high cpu issues in an web application, I wanted to take thread dumps (through jstack) every 10 seconds. First thought was to schedule the batch file through a task scheduler, but I realized that with the task scheduler you cannot set a repetition interval lower then a minute.

An alternative approach would be to use a ping command in the batch file.

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