Preface: we have a few Graphite-powered Grafana dashboards at work that I wanted to rotate through on a regular basis on our team’s display monitor to give us a better idea of what’s going on.
I don’t know much about Applescript, but I found this article that offers some Applescript to rotates through Safari tabs.
That worked, but fullscreen Safari didn’t look great with tabs, so we used this article to create a Chrome version as well.
Here are the code snippets: https://gist.github.com/loisaidasam/00b8bf0ec540718cf237
For those new to Applescript, open up Applescript Editor (you can find it using Spotlight) and try pasting the following code into the top pane and hitting the big green
display dialog "Hello world."
There are plenty of Applescript tutorials out there, so feel free to dive in.
update Damian walked in and cued us into Grafana’s Playlist feature. Doh! Oh well, it was still a good learning experience.