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Re: Order of cron.daily jobs

On 2012-01-04 16:59:27 +0000, Camaleón wrote:
> On Wed, 04 Jan 2012 01:18:35 +0100, Vincent Lefevre wrote:
> > The point is that the behavior can depend on the locales. To avoid that,
> > users should use only lowercase letters for the name of these scripts
> > and be careful with the non-alphabetic characters.
> Yup, but this can be found by simply "trial and error" tests.

Not always simply. Moreover, the choice that has been made may work,
then you forget it, then a few months or years later, you modify the
default locales, and a few months later, you notice that something
is going wrong. Finding the cause is not so easy.

Vincent Lefèvre <vincent@vinc17.net> - Web: <http://www.vinc17.net/>
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