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Basic Cron Help

Discussion in 'Plesk for Linux - 8.x and Older' started by 00tbone00, Jun 20, 2006.

  1. 00tbone00

    00tbone00 Guest

    Hi all newbie here.

    I am trying to set up a cron job on a domain hosted on my Plesk 8.0 Virtual Server.

    It is a php script.

    I am pretty sure I am having a problem with what paths to use.

    to run the script would I use...
    /usr/bin/php ?
    php ?

    Then for the file itself what path should I use?
    I believe the whole path is...

    But is this too much for a cron job for a hosted domain?

    Any help would be greatly appreciated.

    PS I also tried wget, usr/bin/wget, etc. and can't get it to do anything.

  2. 00tbone00

    00tbone00 Guest

    Stll trying


    Turns out crond isn't started when the server is rebooted.

    Thus it wasn't running and wouldn't work...


  3. dafer

    dafer Guest

    Same Problem

    I have the same problem. Any ideas??