Akeeba Backup for Joomla!

#8401 Cron Job

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PHP version
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Latest post by dlb on Saturday, 10 April 2010 04:11 CDT


I'm trying to set up the cron job and get the following error message:

wget: unrecognized option `--max-redirect=10000'
Usage: wget [OPTION]... [URL]...

Try `wget --help' for more options.

I am hosted on they are using GNU Wget 1.10.2 (Red Hat modified) Copyright (C) 2005 Free Software Foundation, Inc.

What should I do?

The changelog for wget appears to be in some foreign language. :D I couldn't figure out what version is required for the --max-redirects parameter. I'm pretty sure your version is too old. There is a work around using php. That method is in our online documentation.

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