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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am writing a script that will eventually be executed by a cron job every 15 minutes. I want to make sure that my logic/script doesn't get executed if a previous job is still running. What would be the best way to handle that scenario? I was thinking to make my script create a temporary... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: rdogadin
I have removed a cron for particular user , but cron job seems to be running even after the cron entry is removed. The purpose of the cron was to sendmail to user ( it uses mailx utility )
I have restarted cron and sendmail service still user is getting mail alerts from the cron job. And... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: chidori
3. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I want to run a job in cron on a specific date(say 25th of every month) excluding holidays. Can anyone provide some hints to do this? Thanks for any inputs. (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: sktkpl
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I want to execute a cron job everyday at 14:50 hrs. I have a script like this:
/usr/bin/crontab -l >> $TMP_FILE
ADD_JOB="50 14 * * * /opt/mypath/scriptname.sh"
grep "scriptname.sh" $TMP_FILE >> /dev/null
if test $JOB_NOT_EXIST... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: saurabhkoar
I have set up the crontab as follows.
root@IDC4VASAPP07 # crontab -l
0-59 * * * * /var/tmp/r.sh
0-59 * * * * date >> /var/tmp/log
r.sh is as follows.
root@IDC4VASAPP07 # cat r.sh
dt1=$(perl -e 'use POSIX;print strftime... (10 Replies)
Discussion started by: SunilB2011
6. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
Is there a way to schedule a job in Autosys to run every 5th Day of Month without using custom calendar?
Thanks. (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: vbhatnag
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
I want to create a cron job randomly once a day for my site's registration.
The responsible file for registrations is a config file and I need to change the contents
twice on day (on and off)
I know the way for random cron job for example
*/n * * * * /usr/local/bin/php... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: lucker
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am editing crontab using -e option to add a new job
Below is the line
30 * * * * scriptpath
This job is not executing every thirty minutes.
I have checked, cron daemon is running.
What did I miss? Can some one help?
I am using cron shell..ksh (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: yabhi_22
9. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
i have the following line in the crontab
15 5 * * 6 /home/adw/BCE_ADW.pl
The problem is the cron job is not getting started automatically.
But this was working til last week. now it is not working.
what could be the problem. Any idea? (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Suguna
I have a cron schedule like this
04,16,28,40,52 * * * * /nag/startProcessABatch (unix script)
i want to add new lines in this file (like Logging), i just copy this file into a /tmp folder (for backup copy), and i have edited this file (added few lines of code for logging).
... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: nag_sundaram