Hi I'm trying to run the indexer for a website using the cron. I have the timing set correctly but the command is not working, probably something simple but any ideas people?

/opt/plesk/php/5.5/php -f /var/www/vhosts/aropec.co.uk/shell/indexer.php reindexall

  • what happen if you execute this line in your Terminal? – Pawel Aug 19 '16 at 13:35
  • No such file or directory – Rob Hannaford Aug 19 '16 at 13:39
  • did you execute the whole line? I meant /opt/plesk/php/5.5/php -f /var/www/vhosts/aropec.co.uk/shell/indexer.php reindexall – Pawel Aug 19 '16 at 13:48
  • /opt/plesk/php/5.5/php: No such file or directory – Rob Hannaford Aug 19 '16 at 13:54
  • you use the a wrong php path. To finde the correct path execute in your Terminal which php – Pawel Aug 19 '16 at 14:15

either you can do it by below script in your php file

$indexingProcesses = Mage::getSingleton('index/indexer')->getProcessesCollection(); 

foreach ($indexingProcesses as $process) {


  • So I need to call up a php file I can't just do it directly? – Rob Hannaford Aug 19 '16 at 13:40

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