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Timed event

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fireNotOften.js
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(function($) {
var minimumTime = 1000; // minimum ms between events
var canFireEvent = true;
function myTimedEvent() {
if (canFireEvent) {
canFireEvent = false;
window.setTimeout(function() {
canFireEvent = true;
}, minimumTime);
executeFunction();
}
}
 
function executeFunction() {
console.log("executed at " + (new Date()).toString());
}
 
$(document).ready(function() {
$('button').click(myTimedEvent);
});
})(jQuery);

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