Re: Why isn't there a cron.hourly?
Jon Haugsand wrote:
Well, to be fair, you could always make an /etc/cron.hourly directory,
create an entry in /etc/crontab to mimic the current ones in there (yet
changing the timings, so as to be run hourly), and put your scripts in
RedHat has the directory /etc/cron.hourly, but this is not present in
debian. Why is that? Should think that clock synchronization is
needed. Especially since most computer clocks drift with at least 5
second every day.