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Configuring cron job

Hi,

 

I have been having some issues with my hosting CPU Usage and after a lot of troubleshooting from me and the hosting company, they suggested that I will re-configure the cron jobs schedule.

 

I have 2 questions:

  1. What is the function of these cron jobs?
    • php bin/magento cron:run
    • php update/cron.php
    • php bin/magento setup:cron:run
  2. What are the ideal settings for cron jobs?

 

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Re: Configuring cron job

Hi @robertbits 

 

Kindly refer below link :
https://devdocs.magento.com/cloud/configure/setup-cron-jobs.html 

 

It may help you!

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Re: Configuring cron job

@Bhanu Periwal 

First of all thanks for your reply. But I still didn't understand exactly what each command does and what is the ideal timing of each of the cron job command should be.

 

I appreciate it if someone can give me an example

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Re: Configuring cron job

Hello,

 

I have solved the Configuring cron job problem:

Code to be implemented for cron job setup

Checkout this codes:

/usr/bin/php -c /[full path of magento root]/bin/magento cron::run >/dev/null 2>&1
/usr/bin/php -c /[full path of magento root]/update/cron.php >/dev/null 2>&1
/usr/bin/php -c /[full path of magento root]/bin/magento setup:cron:run >/dev/null 2>&1

we have set the cron job to run every 5 minutes.

For detailed solution visit: https://magecomp.com/blog/set-up-cron-jobs-in-magento-2/

Hope this helps,

Thank-You