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, modifying the command line as needed. For example, to send a daily report at 6 AM, use this command:
00 6 * * * su daemon -s /bin/sh -c "installdir/php/bin/php installdir/apps/tiki/htdocs/console.php daily-report:send"
Save the file.