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Old 09-30-2009
Cron Tab entries

Hi All,

I am required to make a crontab entry, I have the below requirement:
1. It should execute at 06:15 12:00 and 18:30
2. It should execute every day of the month for all the 30 days

I am going to add the below entry in the crontab file.
15,0,30 6,12,18 * * 0-6 cd path_of_the_path ; ./script_name

As this is a critical script for my application, we do not require to mess it up even for a single time.

Please advise if it will work fine.

# 2  
Old 09-30-2009
Originally Posted by Shazin
I am going to add the below entry in the crontab file.
15,0,30 6,12,18 * * 0-6 cd path_of_the_path ; ./script_name

That would run your script at 06:00, 06:15, 06:30, 12:00, 12:15, ....

Better add this:
15 6 * * * /path/of/script/script_name
0 12 * * * /path/of/script/script_name
30 18 * * * /path/of/script/script_name

# 3  
Old 09-30-2009
1. it will execute at 0,15,30 of all the three hours.

2. if you dont want do mess up, test before making it live.
# 4  
Old 09-30-2009
Hi All,

Many thanks...


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