This hook is called every time the system cron is run.

Modules should place code here which is meant to be run on a schedule.

2 functions implement hook_cron()

Note: this list is generated by pattern matching, so it may include some functions that are not actually implementations of this hook.

system_perform_run_cron in modules/system/system.module
Called from menu, will run hook_cron() for all modules.
update_status_cron in modules/update_status/update_status.module
Implementation of hook_cron()


includes/hook.api.php, line 109
Lists all available hooks within FlightPath's core code.


function hook_cron() {
  // Example:  check for students who have dropped, and email their advisors.