Ubuntu-16.04 [SOLVED]: Cron not running in Ubuntu 16.04 Home › Forums › Ubuntu 16.04 › Ubuntu-16.04 [SOLVED]: Cron not running in Ubuntu 16.04 Tagged: cron, ubuntu-16.04 Viewing 2 posts - 1 through 2 (of 2 total) Author Posts December 28, 2017 at 2:20 am #36644 Anonymous Question Following is my cron on Ubuntu 16.04. I tried running the script manually and did not get any error but it won’t run automatically. Can anyone tell me where I’m going wrong. */1 * * * * http://app.example.com/dosomething/example_method P.S. I want the script to run on its own every 1 minute. December 28, 2017 at 2:20 am #36645 Anonymous Answer You seem to be missing the command to execute. Perhaps you want something like the following. curl http://app.example.com/dosomething/example_method Also, cron jobs that generate output or an error message and send it by mail, so check the email of the account under which the job is scheduled to run, so see what the problem is. Source: https://stackoverflow.com/questions/47959394/cron-not-running-in-ubuntu-16-04Author: Diomidis SpinellisThis work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License. Author Posts Viewing 2 posts - 1 through 2 (of 2 total) You must be logged in to reply to this topic.