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Movable Type Periodic Tasks (cron job) and cPanel

Wednesday, February 11th, 2009

If you’re having issues getting cPanel to run the Movable Type periodic tasks tool through cron, try adding quotes:

Most documentation uses this example:
cd /home/username/public_html/mt/; ./tools/run-periodic-tasks

We had problems getting the script to execute till quotes were added:
cd ’/home/username/public_html/mt/’; ./tools/run-periodic-tasks