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Replace wp-cron with real cron?
Frank Krout
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July 24, 2014 - 9:08 am
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Is there enough value with disabling wp-cron and configuring it as a real crontab entry?

Possibly in performance, maybe.

Do you do this?


I have a test server working this way and I have tested most of my plugins with no issue so far.

wp_super_cache utilizes the cron significantly and this seems to be ok.


I occasionally run into blank pages being served out of the cache on my production site and and looking into possible loading issues as a cause.


But I am interested in your general thoughts about separating the cron function..



Rick Anderson
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July 25, 2014 - 10:03 am
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I don't have an opinion about that.  The built in cron seems to work well enough for me.

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