[wp-hackers] Cron? Anyone?

Peter Westwood peter.westwood at ftwr.co.uk
Fri Apr 7 16:08:55 GMT 2006

Owen Winkler wrote:
> Peter Westwood wrote:
>> Scanning through my local phpxref'd copy of the trunk source it looks 
>> like
>> wp-cron is called on the "init" hook if we are currently not already 
>> doing
>> cron (see /wp-includes/default-filters.php lines 89-90).
> Ah-HA!  That'll teach me for searching for /wp_cron\s*\(/ instead of 
> /wp_cron(\b|\s*\()/
>> Whether or not anything currently uses cron is another question.
>> Looking around there does seem to be a number of references to
>> wp_schedule_single_event - notably for pings and future posts.
>> I've just tried a future post on my test blog - now I wait to see if it
>> turns up....
> Hmm.  I think I'm 0 for 2 today on the regexes.  I checked my logs 
> again and wp-cron.php is present several times over the past three 
> days.  Who knows what I was doing before...  I must need a vacation.
> In any case, future posting wasn't working for me a few weeks ago, 
> perhaps before masquerade's cron updates.  Can you confirm that it 
> does now?
I have a number of these as well.

The future post i posted earlier failed and left the cron option empty 
now :-(

I have rescheduled it to see if it goes this time - I'll let you know!

Peter Westwood <peter.westwood at ftwr.co.uk>


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