Configure scheduled tasks

Before running the commands shown on this page, you should load the Bitnami stack environment by executing the installdir/use_APPNAME script (Linux and MacOS) or by clicking the shortcut in the Start Menu under “Start -> Bitnami APPNAME Stack -> Application console” (Windows). On OS X VMs, the installation directory is /opt/bitnami and OS X VM users can click the “Open Terminal” button to run commands. Learn more about the Bitnami stack environment and about OS X VMs.

Follow these steps:

  • Run the following command to edit the crontab file:

      $ sudo crontab -e
  • Add the following line to the file:

      */15 * * * *  su daemon -s /bin/sh -c "installdir/php/bin/php installdir/apps/livehelperchat/htdocs/admin/cli/cron.php -s site_admin -c cron/workflow > /dev/null"
  • Save the file.

This cron entry will run the script every 15 minutes.

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Last modification October 1, 2018