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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
If some job supposed to run on 1st of every month at 7 AM
In cron job when we have a blackout on the 1st ( i.e when 1st falls on a sunday ) how can we make the job run the next business day?
2) How can we run a job on 25th of every quarter 7 AM(jan,apr,jul,oct)
And if 25th... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: System Admin 77
2. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I need to create a crone job to backup certain files on my disk without root permissions.
Also if I will be able to edit cronetab then I need to know how to edit it with any editor other than vim :mad: (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: aelhosiny
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
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
So complete newbie here. I would normally do this in PHP or through my FTP program script but I can't in this case (the files are not coming from me, coming from a third party FTP upload).
I have an FTP server (Linux) accepting files coming in from a standard FTP program. Each file... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: bull_frog
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
Im fairly new to this and am hoping for your help in moving forward.
1. I need to carry out a FTP transfer from SERVER1 to SERVER2 at 3am every morning.
2. The FTP is to work on SERVER1
3. There will be many files to transfer (96 files per day)
4. I want to delete the files... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: nozerf
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hope this finds you well. I am creating this shell script that will create cron jobs in crontab file. What I am provided with is the start time , intervals and # of trials. Based of Start time ( say 7:15 am ) and interval being 15 minutes, # of trial being 5 , I should create cron... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: samshaw
I run cron in solaris 10 zone. One cron job which syncing files to nfs mounted on container, creates after finishing another cron proccess(/usr/sbin/cron), and after 100 existing cron proccesses next cron job will not start. It's too weird for me, I'm not able to solve this problem. Theoretically... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: ron76
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
I'm so embarrasingly new; apologies.
So here's my dilemma; files are being uploaded to the server via a php script... this is therefore assigning ownership to 'nobody' rather than the account 'user'.
It's screwing with the permissions and then the owner can't ftp download images... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: sirj
I'm a SAP Basis, I have a small doubt would request you please help on this...
1. I wold like to copy files from one system to another system?
as per my knowledge "we have to mount the prod filesystem on the quality box and do a copy every day thru crontab script, or do it via... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: mahantysk
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
How do I write a perl script to get the cron jobs? I could do a
perl -e ' system "crontab -l > jobs.txt " ';
Is there a better way?
Then I can use perl to make changes to jobs.txt. How can I submit the changes.
I suppose I could use system "crontab jobs.txt", is there a better way?
... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: siegfried