Cron and cvsup
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Tue Aug 17 12:39:21 BST 2004
Tom Hukins wrote:
>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:
>Also, please note there's no need to send the whole of the previous
>message in your reply. Just keep enough context so the reply makes
>sense and remove the rest.
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I didnt think about setting it like 10minutes in... i will give that a try.
I dont understand that script, how do i use it ? maybe its a bit complex
Also i know there is no need to send the whole text... but it also makes
it easier for people who havnt been following the whole topic to read.
(well i think it does)
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