Cronjobs

Here, you will learn how to easily setup cronjobs for Komento.

Setting Up Cronjob With SSH

Cronjob allows email processing to run at the back end while not interfering with the site operations. In Komento, cronjob are required to parse emails as well as sending out emails.

Creating the cronjob

Login to the server with your username and password and run the following command.

crontab -e

Then, the server will load up your favorite editor. Enter the following and save.

*/5 * * * * /bin/wget -O /dev/null "http://yoursite.com/index.php?option=com_komento&task=cron"

You will need to get the correct wget path and replace the domain name above with your site's domain. Every hosting has a different /bin/wget. Please consult with your hosting provider for further explanation.