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Re: [SLE] 9.3 cron.daily run time [SOLVED]
  • From: Anders Johansson <andjoh@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sat, 7 May 2005 18:26:37 +0200
  • Message-id: <200505071826.38058.andjoh@xxxxxxxxxx>
On Saturday 07 May 2005 18:16, Ken Schneider wrote:
> No need to remove the file only touch it.

Fair enough, one line less.

I just assumed that since touch -t didn't change the correct timestamp, just
running touch wouldn't do it either, but I just tested it and you are right,
just running touch will do it.

Actually, I overlooked that if you do what I said, you'd skip one night's
daily run. So instead

at 4.59am
> rm /var/spool/cron/lastrun/cron.daily
> <ctrl-D>

should make it run at 5am

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