Re: soliciting opinions about potential new cron/at features.
Shaleh <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> Why not attack this from the other direction? Why not make a
> .cron.d directory in the users home dir. It behaves just like the
> /etc/cron.d except under the user crontab control. Seems to solve
> all need issues for cron and should be relatively easy to implement.
Allowing cron files to be in the user's directory would be bad: race
conditions, user error, slow home directories, etc.
Rob Browning <email@example.com> PGP=E80E0D04F521A094 532B97F5D64E3930