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Automatic cPanel Backup via Curl&Cron v1.1

20-May-08

[UPDATE2 2012-03-14] Use Automatic Dropbox backup instead. [2008-06-23] UPDATE: Please see the updated version. A few months back I posted a shell script for backing up your cPanel account automatically using cron and curl. I updated the file a bit, and now it creates files with monthly names (for me, at least).

Cron & Leopard: Leopard Killed Cron, Use Lingon Instead of Cronnix

18-Apr-08

I've been a happy user of both OS X 10.5 Leopard, and cron (via Cronnix). Up until now. The console said, each time the cron was supposed to be initiated: 14.4.2008 14.4. 22:45:00 com.apple.launchd[1] (0x10e220.cron[41090]) Could not setup Mach task special port 9: (os/kern) no access Apparently, in Leopard cron is being replaced with launchd, […]

Automatic cPanel Backup via Curl&Cron

27-Mar-08

[UPDATE2 2012-03-14] Use Automatic Dropbox backup instead. [UPDATE 2008-05-20] Please see the updated version for this script Justin Cook wrote an article how to backup your cPanel stuff with PHP&Cron. Well, the PHP part didn't really work for me, so I had to create an alternative approach. Enter curl. Put the following in an executable file […]