[TYPO3] Loading TYPO3 outside TYPO3

Peter Russ peter.russ at 4many.net
Tue Mar 21 14:10:01 CET 2006

Johannes Reichardt schrieb:
> Hi there,
> i have some neat functions in my own extensions that use the dbal and 
> other Typo3 functions. But i also have a script outside the scope of 
> typo3 (for a cronjob) that uses these functions.
> The point is, that i am confused how i can properly "load" typo3 and its 
> classes so i can access them from an "outside" script. Would be glad if 
> someone has some hints. Unfortunatly i have not much knowledge about 
> handling classes in general and moreover handling classes with typo3 ;)
> - Johannes

1) Good and working example is the cron for the direct mail extension.

2) I would recommend NOT to use command line but to use http calls 
instead. On .NIX you can realise it with wget, on Windows create a 
shortcut and set the scheduler or make the page offline available and 
set the properties.

Regs. Peter-

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