Re: Anacron/cron suggestion
> > My suggestion was to merge cron and anacron into one package
> I have talked to the cron maint. I think this is a little heavy
> handed. What needs to be done is that I be able to affect crontab
> in some way. This will be sorted out. Like xdm being removed from
> X, not everyone needs anacron. and Debian should work as expected
> from the start. anacron would hide things that many people would
> expect to see.
> Debian is as much a server as a workstation. We should keep this in
OK, good point. How about the other, simpler possibility, that
installation of anacron diverts cron's crontab?
Julian Gilbey, Dept of Maths, QMW, Univ. of London. J.D.Gilbey@qmw.ac.uk
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