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Linux Automated tasks with cron

Cron is a daemon that can be used to schedule the execution of recurring tasks according to a combination of the time, day of the month, month, day of the week, and week. 489 more words

Linux

How to Use Cron to Automate Tasks on a Linux VPS


CRON, now what is this command used for in Linux? I know you may be fed up of the different configurations and command used in Linux.
https://www.makesurehow.com/Use-Cron-to-Automate-Tasks-on-a-Linux-VPS

crontab for all users - linux

To check crontab contents of all users:

  • Become root user
  • cd /var /spool
  • ls – lists all the crontab
Linux

Automating Tasks with Cron and Crontab files

Like most Linux users, you may find it necessary to schedule repetitive tasks to be run at a certain time. Such tasks can occur as frequently as once a minute, to as infrequently as once a year. 333 more words

Linux

How timely are scheduled events in Sierra?

macOS provides two main mechanisms for running periodic events: Launch Agents, which are readily accessible to users and developers, and a sophisticated system within Grand Central Dispatch (GCD), which is used by many of the services in macOS, such as Time Machine backups. 499 more words

Technology

Jannie and memories of Schreiner

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BY BILLY SUTER

AS A young boy, artist Jannie van Heerden would often join his father to visit the former home of Olive Schreiner, the author of the classic novel, … 578 more words

Art

Update YUM Packages Using Cron

Updating YUM packages automatically means you can get the latest updates and security patches of the software you are using on your server.

  1. Install yum-cron…
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CentOS