• This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn more.
Board Active Cron

Board Active Cron 1.0

No permission to download
Automatically closes and opens your forum for the purpose of a complete database backup.
Compatible XF 1.x versions
1.2, 1.3, 1.4, 1.5
Description:

Automatically closes and opens your forum for the purpose of a complete database backup. This add-on is designed to work in conjunction with your server Cron which does a mysqldump backup of your database every day. The idea is to close the forum a couple minutes before the server Cron runs and open the forum a couple minutes after the server Cron is finished.

(Example of Options page)

pic001.jpg


(Example of Log file)

pic002.jpg


(Example of Cron Entry)

pic003.jpg


Features:
  • Writes to a log file to let you know exactly when your forum is closed and opened.
  • All phrases start with boardactivecron_ for your convenience.
Installation:
  1. Download boardactivecron_v1.0.zip and unzip it
  2. Upload the Andy directory to your server, the correct location is library/Andy
  3. From your Admin Control Panel, go to the Install Add-on page
  4. Upload the addon-BoardActiveCron_v1.0.xml file
  5. Click the Install Add-on button
Cron Entry:

The Cron Entries will need to be adjusted twice a year if your server is in a timezone that uses daylight savings time.

Sending a donation:

If you like this add-on, please consider sending a small donation.

https://www.paypal.me/andybajka

Thank you.
Author
AndyB
Downloads
33
First release
Last update
Rating
0.00 star(s) 0 ratings

More resources from AndyB