[development] Cron run exceeded the time limit and was aborted.

Earnie Boyd earnie at users.sourceforge.net
Wed Sep 8 16:08:25 UTC 2010

nan wich wrote:
> I have a function that runs a few updates and displays a list of what it did. In 
> order to get caught up from a long period of neglect, I decided to add it into 
> the hook_cron. Every time I invoke cron, I get "Cron run exceeded the time limit 
> and was aborted" yet it completes in far less than 30 seconds. Any ideas how my 
> code could be inadvertantly triggering this?
> Nancy
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Are you sure it is your code?  Try using Elysia Cron to schedule the
hook_cron of different modules.  The cron API gives 240 seconds for all
hook_cron to execute, if all the modules exceed the 240 seconds then
you'll see the exceeded time limit message.

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