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Old 02-09-2006
Cron tab help need

need help to write crontab
my crontabe file every minute to rsh and check that it is running or not
i want to change it on every 1o minute please help me

example of my crontab
#check if system is running
* * * * * rsh metal3 /users/test/run.server

i want to check that every 10 min can i do that
# 2  
Old 02-09-2006
SO u mean that u want to run this script every 10 mins??

* * * * * rsh metal3 /users/test/run.server

If so, then the way is

0,10,20,30,40,50 * * * * rsh metal3 /users/test/run.server

Let me know if i misunderstood u
# 3  
Old 02-09-2006
thanks .. i will add that in my crontab file and let you know if it is working or not .. i wrote same way only but want to confirm with unix guru's i am just learning unix in my job
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