Better than a crontab! Many a time have my development team needed to “cronify” a PHP script for completing business logic quietly behind the scenes. Once the command-line (CLI) version of the application was complete they would start creating and managing a crontab. This practice is NO MORE for my development teams! Enter a better way of “cronifying” or better stated “daemonizing” a PHP CLI application. I have created a sample of “daemonizing” a PHP CLI application at https://github.