Hello. I’m looking to build an application that I would need to poll various external servers from a backend canister at fixed time intervals to fetch user data, and then store the result of that get request in my canister’s database, after processing it and doing a few other things.
Is this possible to achieve right now with the IC? If not, does anyone know if there are any plans to?
… and also
Unrelated question: does anyone have a link to a working Rust build setup example? I am running into so many OpenSSL compilation errors where it can’t find any
c_void etc. types from the openssl-sys crate for some reason. Think it’s related to openssl wasm-target support? This is specifically when I try to
dfx deploy, I can build with cargo fine.