I am stuck with the simple task.
I want to run php script every 5 minutes (now trying to run every mionute for testing)
I read that I have to run
crontab -e and put commands. Somehow the file is having no commnds added, but as far as I know there are cron jobs of php commnads runnig on server. SO why this file can be having no commnads?
Ok then I add command:
*/1 * * * * /usr/local/bin/php /home/darius/repos/ball_lotto/ball_lotto_start
I exit, it asks save.
File Name to Write: /tmp/crontab.YOpGve/crontab
tmp directory - looks suspitious - is taht really the rigtt directory? But since its default it should be right.
So I save and nothing happening. How can I debug? to at least see errors or what.
The script url from the browser looks like:
so did I do ok? Btw this is codeigniter project.
I read that logs should be in var/log/syslog but the file was not even existing, (I remember I have deleted that file earlier to clean up disk space) but I assume it should be created once logs are run. Ok I still created it manually, but still not seeing any information in it.