Cron Reference

Newbie: Intro to cron:

Here’s a great link to pass around in case you’re ever in need of a cron reference. Or you could just memorize the file format… Now you can check your WordPress POP account to Blog via Email

minute This controls what minute of the hour the command will run on, and is between ‘0’ and ’59’

hour This controls what hour the command will run on, and is specified in the 24 hour clock, values must be between 0 and 23 (0 is midnight)

dom This is the Day of Month, that you want the command run on, e.g. to run a command on the 19th of each month, the dom would be 19.

month This is the month a specified command will run on, it may be specified numerically (0-12), or as the name of the month (e.g. May)

dow This is the Day of Week that you want a command to be run on, it can also be numeric (0-7) or as the name of the day (e.g. sun).

user This is the user who runs the command.

cmd This is the command that you want run. This field may contain multiple words or spaces.

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