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Old 11-10-2003
cron tab commands


If I want to run a crontab every hour between 9 am to 9pm, will this work

00 09-19 * * * /.../.../../

If the above does not work, what should it be ??

Thanks, ST2000
# 2  
Old 11-10-2003
Yeah, that would work fine. Using the - to denote a range is fine in a crontab. Except you need to use 21 for 9pm instead of 19. . . . .
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Old 11-10-2003
Re: cron tab commands

Originally posted by ST2000

If I want to run a crontab every hour between 9 am to 9pm, will this work

00 09-19 * * * /.../.../../

If the above does not work, what should it be ??

Thanks, ST2000
00 09-21 * * * /.../.../../

# 4  
Old 11-12-2003
I'd stay away from ../../etc. Give the full path to the program you want to execute. Just a thought.



Last edited by kduffin; 11-17-2003 at 11:52 PM..
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Old 11-12-2003

Hi ST2000

You have to use 21 in place of 19 and mention full path instead of ../../. I am cent percent sure this will not work.

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