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Cron?

Postby elitecodex » Wed Jul 10, 2002 9:30 am

What is a cron job? I saw this as an option on my web server.

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Re: Cron?

Postby WiZARD » Wed Jul 10, 2002 10:40 pm

elitecodex wrote:What is a cron job? I saw this as an option on my web server.

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Will

Hi Will!
cron - its a UNINX,LINUX (POSIX) program if you never work with UNIX, only Windows, it's like shedule.
You can use cron for planind start some script or programm before run you'r main programm.

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Postby elitecodex » Thu Jul 11, 2002 4:04 am

Sounds like a real handy tool. Where can I find docs on this? This will come in handy for my website :)

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Postby WiZARD » Thu Jul 11, 2002 4:23 am

elitecodex wrote:Sounds like a real handy tool. Where can I find docs on this? This will come in handy for my website :)

Thanks for the help!!

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If your ISP not give information about cron you can read about cron at the http://www.unixgeeks.org/security/newbi ... ron-1.html

Thats is your ISP?
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Postby elitecodex » Thu Jul 11, 2002 4:26 am

My ISP is Verizon... but i saw this on my control panel where i host my website. *wonders if he said ISP instead*...

My webhost provider is SterletNET (http://www.sterlet.net/). Thanks

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Postby Oleg Butuzov » Thu Jul 18, 2002 2:49 am

If your hosting use Unix OS - he has Cron. If you can so it on your control panel may be you push button and makes some experements with cron...

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Cron -> More Questions

Postby felipevianna » Fri Nov 08, 2002 12:56 pm

Hi, :D

I'm a PHP programmer and my server is apache ( Unix )

I want create auto sender e-mail every Sunday at 12:00 pm automatically (for example)

What Can I Do? :?:
I call to my provider and they set the cron using (http://www.unixgeeks.org/security/newbi ... ron-1.html) and…. ?
???
Can I set the cron to execute a program bla.php in my /user/bla/mycronfile/index.php directory?
The php program works using mySQL and send e-mails and…. until finish ?

A GREAT VERY VERY VERY THANKssss :D

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Can you help me?

Postby felipevianna » Wed Nov 13, 2002 8:49 am

How can I automatic run a php?

I want to auto send messages via e-mail.
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Postby Oleg Butuzov » Wed Nov 13, 2002 9:47 am

rtfm


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