Re: cron on a system without a hardware persistant clock
On Tue, 27 Sep 2011 10:11:33 +0100, David wrote in message
> Does anyone know if there is a way to tell and of the crons to
> ignore unset times?
..keep your script _simple_, on shutdowns or reboots etc
(and unless you have very short life disks, every second,)
'date -u >/path/to/last/known/time ', and on boot-up,
'date -suf /path/to/last/known/time ', or somesuch.
..med vennlig hilsen = with Kind Regards from Arnt Karlsen
...with a number of polar bear hunters in his ancestry...
Scenarios always come in sets of three:
best case, worst case, and just in case.