Re: Howto add a crontab job ?
In linux.debian.user, you wrote:
> I use crontab -e to edit my personal crontab. The format that you are
> looking for is:
> * * * * * <command> \n
> The first star is the minutes: every 5 minutes would be 0-59/5 or
> The second star is the hours: every hour is *
> The third star is day of the month
> The fourth star is month of the year
> The fifth star is day of the week: Sunday is both 0 and 7.
> The \n means that every line must end with a new line.
> So every five minutes is something like:
> 0-55/5 * * * * <command> \n
I have put this in using crontab -e so that all the info is there when I do
my next edit:
#| hour (0-23)
#| | day of the month (1-31)
#| | | month of the year (1-12)
#| | | | day of the week (0-6 with 0=Sunday)
#| | | | | commands
It is at the top and then my cron jobs are lined up under it.
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