[wp-hackers] How to set up crons in WP?
wp at xentek.net
Sat Aug 22 18:17:59 UTC 2009
On Aug 22, 2009, at 5:25 AM, Andrew Ozz wrote:
>> You can set up a Crontab job to call http://site.com/wp-cron.php
>> if you wish, But its generally not needed.. the inbuilt cron system
>> has been around since 2.0 or so i think.
> If the default wp-cron doesn't work properly you can use any means
> to call wp-cron.php from the command line: PHP CLI, cURL, Wget, even
That's what I always suspected, but since the codex never brings it up
it always puzzled me, since many php apps with scheduled jobs have
that as as step in the install process.
Thanks for the insight, everybody!
- Eric Marden
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