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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. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a requirement to write a shell script,that will check the all commented job in cron job.Please help !! (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: netdbaind
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
Someone please help me to run the script to maintain a Job: Which can be run for every one hour and should maintain the last two hours files only. It should delete the rest of the files in a dir.
Please suggest me with the sample script.
Rama (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: ramagore85
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
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
Can anyone help me in finding how to run a specific job every hour without using crontab.
Say for example i need to run a command ps -aux in the starting of every hour.. (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: glv
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
Pretty new to CRON but have been messing with Ubuntu for a while now
Here is the situation/problem I have run into you.
I currently run a very basic back procedure by executing a daily CRON job which copies all data from one directory to a USB drive & date stamps the copy:-
cp... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: 2scoops
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
how i woulsd be able to find that my cron job is running or not..
E.g abc (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: sam.whocares
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
can anybody explain the usage of CRON for adding a cron job. please provide an example also for better understanding !!!
Thanks (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: skyineyes
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need to add a new cronjob to a list. There are already 7-8 cronjobs when I do crontab -e. I need to add a new cronjob without disturbing the existing ones. Can you please tell me how to do that. I am not so good in vi editor as well, but I can do it with some guidance. this is urgent,... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: ragha81