Task Queue Monitor

Valid for versions 82 through the latest version



Last modified: May 13, 2020


This interface displays information about cPanel & WHM’s task queue in real time.

Server information

When a task runs or the system queues a task to run, the name of the task and any relevant information display in this interface.

  • Processing — The task is processing.
  • Pending — The task will run after the Processing queue finishes.
  • Scheduled — The associated module will assign a specific time in the future for the task to run.
  • Deferred — The task will run at a time that the module specifies.

Select the Show Task Details checkbox to display additional information.

Process Description Example
Command The command that the task executes. _build_apache_conf
Enqueue Time The time that the task entered the task queue. Dec 29, 2017 8:00:00 AM
Process ID The in-progress process number.
This does not refer to the task itself, since a process can perform multiple tasks.
Remaining Retries The number of times that the task will attempt to retry if it fails. 1
Child Timeout The amount of time in which the task must run, otherwise the task will time out. 3,600 seconds
Task ID The task’s unique identification number. TQ:TaskQueue:1657

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