Cron jobs still needed?
There is a script for a cron job in askbot/cron, but the install instructions no longer mention settings up cron jobs. Are they still needed or helpful?
Yes the cron jobs are still relevant, basically they should run commands:
python manage.py send_email_alerts
There are other management commands that may be necessary to run from time to time, for example
clean_session if the database session storage is used (as it is often - by default).
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