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Re: PROPOSAL to serialize cron.{daily,weekly,monthly}

On Tue, Sep 07, 2004 at 11:21:04PM +0100, Carlos Sousa wrote:
> that in the absence of anacron or other such agents, cron runs
> the .xxxly batches without any concern for possible execution
> overlaps between them (.weekly starting before .daily ends, for
> instance). This could lead to parallell execution of conflicting
> jobs, with unpredictable/wrong/disastrous results.
As far as I know there are no conflicting jobs in default Debian
installation. In case any such job happen it should be reported as a bug.
Isn't it?


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