crontab -e You'd have to write a pretty clever script. SSH in (or telnet if you absolutely must).
miguel On Thu, 30 May 2002, Edgard Berendsen wrote: > but how can I acces cron -e? > with a php script or I have to use telnet? > > "Cal Evans" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote in message > [EMAIL PROTECTED]">news:[EMAIL PROTECTED]... > > 1: Yes, if your host has given you permission to run cron jobs. Some hosts > > lock cron to only root or to a specific subset of users. If you have > > permission to create them, crontab -e will give you the editor to edit > them. > > (hint: man crontab. read it. Now read it again.) > > > > 2: man cron, man crontab, > > http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&q=cron+tutorial > > > > 3: This is one of those, "If you have to ask, you can't afford it" > > questions. Technically, no, there is nothing special about a "cron job" > cron > > is a program that runs other programs or shell scripts at pre-determined > > intervals. However, it doesn't bother to check to see if it's a good idea > to > > run the job or if you are going to eradicate all life on earth by running > > this job. cron just runs the job. If I were you, I'd consult with a > > professional or at least a ranking armature before trying to implement a > > cron job on any machine you care about. > > > > My $0.02 worth, > > =C= > > * > > * Cal Evans > > * Journeyman Programmer > > * Techno-Mage > > * http://www.calevans.com > > * > > > > > > -----Original Message----- > > From: Edgard Berendsen [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]] > > Sent: Thursday, May 30, 2002 8:11 AM > > To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] > > Subject: [PHP] newbie: cron jobs > > > > > > Hi, > > I'm new to cron jobs and I need to do one. > > > > 1- It's possible to program cron jobs in a remote server where > > you can't modify something, for example, a normal web-hosting? > > > > 2-Where can I find more informationa about? > > > > 3-It's there something special I should know to program one? > > > > > > > > > > -- > > PHP General Mailing List (http://www.php.net/) > > To unsubscribe, visit: http://www.php.net/unsub.php > > > > > > > > -- PHP General Mailing List (http://www.php.net/) To unsubscribe, visit: http://www.php.net/unsub.php