cron is the term used for a background server process for performing routine and other maintenance tasks.

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How to debug cron?

I want to debug cron. Cron run twice at a time, in watchdog message is show "Attempting to re-run cron while it is already running". This message was show multiple times. Anyone have any idea how to ...
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Delaying notifications

D7: Issue: I use Organic Group (ver. 1.x) and it has come to my attention that as groups grow with more and more members there is also a growing problem generated by invalid emails. Some users ...
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Query works in SQL Developer not in cron [closed]

DELETE FROM DRUPAL_SYS.TAXONOMY_TERM_DATA WHERE TID NOT IN (SELECT ID FROM ABC_WEBAPP.COMMITTEE) AND VID='61' This is my query to check if a value is not exists in a table then delete the same from ...
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Scheduled publishing timings, cron, cache clear

We have a site where users make extensive use of scheduler to schedule publishing of articles etc. Site crons are run externally through drush and elysia_cron is installed to give fine-grained ...
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Hook_cron in drupal

In my custom form module submit handler, I have written the following code: function mymodule_form_submit($form, $form_state) { db_insert('bds_user_expiry')->fields(array( 'uid' =>$user_id, ...
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Disable Elysia Cron task programmatically

I have a custom module where I create several cron tasks using HOOK_cronapi. This is done when the user visits a page and has a form to create those tasks. I also need that the user can disable those ...
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I install ultmate cron and i saw that errors

I have all this error but when i am running cron without cron ultimate all run perfect but with cron ultimate i got that errors... Could anyone help i really need help here: exception ...
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Change homepage based on time

I have searched high and low for this. How do I change my homepage based on the time of day, to be absolutely explicit, I want: Between 8am and 7pm - Homepage 1 (node/4) Between 7pm and 8am - ...
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Sticky at top of lists node at certain time

I would like to sticky node at certain time and update time of publishing. I tried with module scheduler but it unpublish content I need published content it is more like republishing and put that ...
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Process long query and output data to file

I have several nodes in my site (7822 at the moment) and I need to generate new data from those node values. I have a custom module with all the functions and calculations. The problem is that, ...
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Request a page - as admin - via command line to build up cache

Folks: I have a pretty hefty view page which has been overridden with template files to produce a custom gantt chart for a long list of users. For each row of gantt data - the outputted html is ...
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Creating custom cron jobs in the same module

I have Drupal 7 installation with Feed Import module enabled (not the same as Feeds module!). From this module I need to import data from several xml feeds with a different schedule. For example feed ...
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Can I set a cron for deleting and re-indexing Search API daily?

Using Commerce Kickstart 2. When we add new products, the facet search index does not re-index automatically as it says it does (Maybe because we are using some Aggregated Fields?) -Whatever-, we ...
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cron import more than 2 files with feeds

I'm on Drupal 7 using services and feeds. We have 10 XML files we're trying to upload during cron that doesn't work. If I do it manually by using wget/cURL via SSH only 2 files are uploaded. If I run ...
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Cron function set to run once per month not completing

I have a cron function that is being triggered but not completing. The function is supposed to run only once on the first of every month. The function runs but, I think, gets as far as comparing the ...
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Drupal 7: Delay in Sending New Content Email Notification

I've set up a workflow rule to send an email to all users of a role when new content is saved. I've tested it with three test users and have noticed that the email takes quite a while to actually be ...
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Is it dangerous to call a function that deletes nodes based on criteria while a cron job is running that imports them

I have custom module that performs a dbquery on a button click that deletes nodes that fit a certain criteria. Is it dangerous that I also occasionally run a cron job that imports nodes that fit this ...
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Website encountered unexpected error - how to avoid?

I'm having that typical problem of Website encountered unexpected error popping up sometimes and then after repairing watchdog MySQL table it all works find again. My question is if there is a module ...
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Enabling Views module causing cron to fail

Quite simply, I enable the super common "Views" module, and on Save nothing but a white page happens. On a refresh (Where I agree to the form resubmission) the modules page comes back just fine. ...
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Drupal site is compromised by backdoor [duplicate]

My Drupal site has been compromised. Although I applied all modules updates and update my Drupal core to 7.35, it is still compromised. What would the next logical step to take be?
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Form action=“/cron.php”

I got a custom form in a block, wich is available on my homepage. After e while the form action changes to action="/cron.php" instead of action="/nl". I can't figure out where this fault is comming ...
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Userpoints deducting for nodes which are marked with flag

I have a node which is published. I have a global flag, which user suppose to mark to make his nodes visible in Views. This is easy to do. But then I need to charge 40 points every day since node is ...
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Cron Run error for drush update script

I have created a script drup.sh to update the site with security issues and placed it in the sites/default dir. !/bin/bash drush up drupal --security-only -y And on testing it by running bash ...
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hook_cron_queue_info stopped

I'm trying to use Drupal Queue and Cron to execute a task. In the following example I: select all the users create an item in the queue for each of them define the function that has to be run for ...
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Drupal 7 not able to run cron after views/panels update

After an update of several modules to their latest versions (views, panels, ctools) it seems Drupal can no longer run cron, whether automatically or manual. It gives the error: "Cron run failed." I ...
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Drupal 8 cron not running from external source (as anonymous)

Running cron with crontab is not working on our Drupal 8 website if the user is anonymous. If I'm logged in as admin, I can run cron with the button or the url with key. If I'm not logged in, cron ...
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Node access, Cron, and DANGEROUS_ACCESS_CHECK_OPT_OUT'

Observations: Anonymous users can view nodes of a certain type Cron runs as an anonymous user Cron cannot access nodes of this type when using EntityFieldQuery Cron can access nodes of this type ...
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Is there a way to run a shell script on a custom cron?

I'm new to all this so maybe this isn't the best solution, but I've created a shell script cache warmer. wget --quiet http://www.example.com/custom-sitemap.xml --output-document - | egrep -o ...
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How does Drupal Cron effect Page Cache?

I'm trying to figure out how Drupal's cron effects the page cache of my site. It would be nice to store as many pages in the cache table as possible so that when requests are made they are being ...
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How do I configure cron in Drupal 6

In my GoDaddy control panel I have scheduled it to run this script every day: /web/cgi-bin/php5 "$HOME/html/my_site/cron.php However I cant figure out how I create tasks that will be run when ...
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Cron not working [duplicate]

I have a hook_cron that regularly import contents from external site via drupal_http_request. However, I noticed that cron is not running. I am using Elysia cron module and I defined the job to run ...
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Advantages of running cron via drush rather than via curl?

Are there any major advantages of triggering Drupal's cron tasks via Drush rather than via a curl call to the site? The main thing I can think of is that no web server process would be needed, when ...
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CronJobs - I have two cron jobs but only one works

I have created 2 cron jobs on my server(ubuntu), but only one works. */5 * * * * curl -s http://www.example.com/cron.php?cron_key=TzVesnZuNqR4mkjv_LgBemUV-oYvsfYalyHOfDtL4cc */5 * * * * curl -s ...
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Send SMS on X day

I have a calendar schedule and within that schedule I have some events. How can I send an SMS to the users on the event day minus some days(event_date - x days)? Thank you very much!
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Job for create/import data from csv

I need to import a large amount of contents of a CSV file. The file is a bit complex and still have a folder with a lot of images that are associated with each line of the csv. As the file is complex ...
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Export watchdog to CSV

I would like to export everything in the watchdog table to a CSV file occasionally using hook_cron(). I do not have access to PHPMyAdmin and don't want to waste time with modules like so. Right now, ...
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Add a module as cron job [duplicate]

I have a module file which fetch data from a link. I have to run this module as a cron everyday. How can I do it?
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Drupal 7 cron does not run civicrm Scheduled Jobs

I'm using Drupal 7, and set the cron job to run every hour. However, when drupal cron runs, my CiviCrm schedule jobs does not run. These schedule jobs run only when I click the link "run all ...
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Fatal error: Maximum execution time of 240 seconds exceeded in …database.inc on line 2171

I have a dilly of a pickle here. Not everytime, but frequently when I load any page Drupal 7 gets all of the contents of the page but then is still loading/spinning. After enough time goes by I get ...
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Prevent apachesolr from indexing queued content on condition

How can i prevent apachesolr from indexing the latest changed content when a certain condition is met? I have a dynamic node migration that unpublishes a set of nodes in postImport(). When cron runs ...
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How to delegate iteration of custom Drupal 7 module to cron?

I have simple module that upon visiting its page 'mymodule' it first pulls the list of remote articles, and then starts iterating their urls to pull the content and to create Drupal 7 nodes. It works ...
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Scheduling a module to run at a specific time

Is there any way to schedule a particular sub-module to run at a specific time? I found hook_cron but it seems to rely on a scheduled cron job in crontab to run cron.php and then cron.php calls ...
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Get Instagram realtime count likes

Here is how the application is structured: A cronjob runs every 3 hours making the Instagram Recent Media call -https://api.instagram.com/v1/tags/myhashtag/media/recent?access_token=ACCESS-TOKEN If ...
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Execute Drupal function in background, maybe with cron, for the duration of a user session

It was too complicated description of the task, so let me edit it and simplify: I need a Drupal 7 function (data collection function) to be periodically triggered in the background but only a while a ...
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Updating all existing user's custom field

I am fairly new to Drupal development and ran into a problem when trying to create a cron to update the value on a custom field for all the existing users. Here is the code, when I click run cron it ...
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Is there a process to run a task daily

I have business logic that interfaces with Drupal entities (in this case, users), and we need to generate reports off these records daily at a preset time. It would be easy for me to generate this ...
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Stop send email attempt when cron is run

I just took over a drupal 7 site and when cron is run I get the follow error SMTP Error: Could not connect to SMTP host WD mail: Error sending e-mail (from ???????? to ???????) I know the previous ...
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Views Display for a query that doesn't display view content to user

I need a views display type that will not output content to the user. Essentially, I've got a view that simply performs a query, and I get the results of the query with views_get_view_result() and ...
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Creating node when cron runs [closed]

I'm a bit new to drupal and I have a task, where I have to create a node when cron runs. I set up the node like this in my custom module's cron hook: $node = new stdClass(); $node->type = ...
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Drupal 7: Why push notification module is too slow? how to optimize it

I don't know is question is good or bad... But I am very confused. On form submit, I am performing two different task, Lets say Task_A and Task_B. Task_A = "Process the form and insert into table" ...