Ubuntu magento cron setup
- Check whether crontab is installed or not ?
–> you can check same by fire command to command line crontab -e
if you see result of crontab -e command then it is working otherwise you have to install cron service.–> If cron service is not installed you can install it by command
sudo apt-get install cron
- Now we need to set cron for magento
–> crotab -e
- 3. add cronjob for every 15 min to run.you can add following to cron tab
15 * * * * /usr/bin/php -f /media/DATA/NIK/NIK/phpProjects/i13websolution.com/cron.php # JOB_ID_2
OR Another Way15 * * * * wget -O /dev/null -q http://13websolution.com/cron.php # JOB_ID_3Explanation
15 * * * * –> is execute cron for every 15 min/usr/bin/php is path of php where php executable is located-f is php command line argument/media/DATA/NIK/NIK/phpProjects/i13websolution.com/cron.php is full path of magento cron.php file is located.
- you can check and verify cron is working or not by checking magento mysql table cron_schedule.
See visual video explanation bellow