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Re: Howto add a crontab job ?

On Thu, 14 Nov 2002, Colin Watson wrote:

> On Thu, Nov 14, 2002 at 09:55:56AM -0500, Mike Dresser wrote:
> > On 14 Nov 2002, Shyamal Prasad wrote:
> > > The /n syntax does work with the default cron installed on Debian 3.0
>                   ^^^^^^^^^
> > > (Vixie cron is what I think it is called). It is documented in
> > > crontab(5).
> >
> > Odd, works just fine here on over 20 machines.  Are you using the package
> > "cron" or something else?
> >
> > In fact, the /n syntax is documented to WORK with the default cron
> It looks like you are in vehement agreement. :-)

*runs off to see if someone made a new pot today*

I still haven't figured out why we have coffee in the morning, and then
someone puts tea in coffee maker in the afternoon.

Either way, they both need the same pouring of sugar from the box.

I'll go off and go work on something unimportant, like the backup server
I'm trying to figure out why the tape drive reports only wrote 0 of 10240
bytes on :D


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