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1. UNIX for Beginners Questions & Answers
I have query apply crontab entry that the script executes as below
day hours (before 8:00 PM and after 7:00 AM) execute every 5 min
in Night hours (after 8:00 PM to 7:00 AM) executes every 15 min
How can we set such entry in crontab ? (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: kaushik02018
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am looking for a unix script which could run a job on 2, 4 and 7 working day of the month.
if the days are falling on the saturday/sunday. it should run on the next day.
Thank you.. (9 Replies)
Discussion started by: tradingspecial
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
The following bash command line works for the last day of the month. Test by replacing the 1 with tomorrows day of month number
&& echo "Day before tomorrow"Can it be used within crontab? As
* * 28-31 * * && echo "Today ls last day of month" >>/tmp/crontabtestI tried to test crontab with... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: lsatenstein
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I currently have a UNIX file maintenance script that runs daily as a cron job.
Now I want to change the script and create functions/sub inside it that runs on a weekly or monthly basis.
To run all the scripts' daily maintenance, I want to schedule it in cron as simply maint.sh... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: newbie_01
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have a questions regarding running a shell script every second working day each month.
I have no clue how solve this problem :wall:.
Important is that it has to be the second working (Mo-Fr).
Example: If 1st and 2nd Days of month are Sat and Sun the script must run on 4th day... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: Hollo
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a script which i want to run the on last day of every month.
let say I have backup.sh script which i want to run it every month last day.
Can anyone please help :confused:
thanks (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: aks_1902
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a cron tab like this:
10,40 1-23 * * * /script
i want to skip only one execution at 00:10, so basically i want it to execute every hour at 10th and 40th minute, except 00:10.
Could anyone help me doing this
:b: (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: Prateek007
What should be the crontab entry in solaris to run a script on 1st of every month?
Is this correct?
00 02 1 * * <script to be executed> (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: deepaksahni0109
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I know I can't schedule this in cron and would have to write a wrapper around my script and schedule it in cron ....but not sure how do to this?
How do I exclude Monday if the 2nd day of the month falls on a Monday?
I tried this:
0 0 2 * 0,2-6 command
And I know this doesnt... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: newtou
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
I would like to find out how can i calculate a date which is 3 months ago. I intend to run a cron job on the 1st of every month, and calculate the month 4 months earlier from the date. For example, if today's date is 1st May 2007, i would like to return 012007( January 2007).
i can get... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: new2ss