Stackoverflow Fanatic

by Thom-x


Stack Overflow Fanatic

NodeJS, automated log in for Stack Overflow. The Fanatic badge is just begging for it!


  • Deploy the app (heroku for example)

  • Set the environment vars :

     $ export MAIL=your email
     $ export PASSWORD=your password
  • Schedule a cron :

     $ crontab -e
     > 0 5,22 * * * wget -O - -q # every day at 5h/22h


If using Heroku, you can also use the Heroku Scheduler, and the cronjob prepared for that (./bin/request.js). You will also have to setup the enviroment var APP_URL, and you can fully automate the load of the page:

That's it !