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1. UNIX for Beginners Questions & Answers
How to set cronjob for 48 hours.
I can set for 2 days as shown below.
* * */2 * *
It is creating confusion for 30 days & 31 days per month. (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Nishit
2. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am trying to run a cronjob. But while doing so I am getting the following error message :-
can't open yourfile in /var/spool/cron/crontabs directory.
No such file or directory
How can I resolve this issue ?
Please view this code tag video for... (14 Replies)
Discussion started by: acidburn_007
3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Is the cronjob below can run only first wednesday of every month?
30 5 1-7 * 3 command
please tell me (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Anjan1
4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Hi I am very new to linux. I want to run a cronjob every 15 minutes that checks a directory for files. If the directory contains more than ten files I want it to send an email to me.
All I have is this...
*/15 * * * * ls -l | wc -l | | mail -s "This is just a test"
I would... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: LinuxNewb
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
hi everyone I'm newbie in this forum hope I can get some help here :)
I have a command in crontab that executed every 1 minute
sometime this command need more than 1 minute to finish
the problem is, the crontab execute this command although it's not finish processing yet and causing the system... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: 2j4h
I want to schedule a script on daily basis in morning 8:00 A.M and 5:00 P.M , how can i achieve this, i want the parameter
0 ? * * *
what will be the second parameter in my case.
Regards (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: maooah
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am new to unix. I have created a cron job, that sends mail using sendmail utility. Am facing a unique problem while making a cron job for this script.
In the script I append a file to my mail using 'cat' command.
cat $report >> $mailMsg
& this $mailMsg is used as mail... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: anshulporwal
What is the differnece between at / con job? thanks in advance. (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: mokkan
I have submitted some cronjobs that has been running for quite sometimes. However, today I counter some cronjob did not run. Can you please explain what causes this to happen. Any system setting that limit number of cronjob per minutes to be started, etc?
Kelly (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: hcng08
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
Please can someone help me. I need to set up a cron job to measure CPU usage, Disk I/O and memory usage over a period of 1 minute along with the number of users logged into the system. I also need to send it to another user besides myself every hour. Please can someone help me! Thanks. (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: gerwhelan