Cron and cvsup

Tom Hukins tom at
Tue Aug 17 12:32:13 BST 2004

On Tue, Aug 17, 2004 at 11:59:43AM +0100, Grant wrote:
> I just added that line to /etc/crontab
> 5       0       *       *       *       root    /usr/local/bin/cvsup -g 
> -L 2 /data/cvsfiles/cvs-portsupdate
> Is there anyway i could test that line other than waiting till 12:05 ?

You could change the time to 10 minutes in the future and check it
runs.  Alternatively, you might find crontab2english useful:

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