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Automate repetitive tasks? – Cron Job!

Wednesday, August 5th, 2020 by Helge
Screenshot_2020-08-05 Servage - Cron jobs 1000850(1)You want to automate repetitive tasks via your Servage hosting account? No problem – we are offering Cron Jobs for our customers! Cron is a Linux utility which schedules a command or script on your server to run automatically at a specified time and date. A cron job is the scheduled task itself. Cron jobs can be very useful to automate repetitive tasks and allow users to run commands or scripts at a given date and time. You can schedule scripts to be executed periodically. Crontab files can be used e.g. to automate backups, system maintenance and other repetitive tasks. The ...

Automating recurring tasks with cronjobs

Monday, March 9th, 2015 by Servage
cronjobWebsites often consist of information in a database that is shown to users in combination with design and layout, to provide a good representation of the content. For example a blog has posts, comments and author information in a database, which is displayed to visitors via a template through a browser. Systems like Wordpress provide a great foundation for such sites, because it provides the entire backend infrastructure for the content management, and at the same time offers great flexibility for customizing the visual output. Another example is an online store, which holds product information in a database, while showing it to customers on the website with a given design desired by ...