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If i have an online auction and it ends 2011-08-08:12.00 and i want to be sure that it will be closed at that time even if nobody triggs the asp page, how do i do that?

Right now i use something like AuktionEndDate => now, but for that to work somebody have to trigger the asp page.
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The best way to do this would be to schedule a stored procedure on the DB server.

Take a look at:

http://www.4guysfromrolla.com/webtech/072699-1.shtml
http://www.asp101.com/articles/john/schedule/default.asp
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