When the rules you enter on the crontab line aren't met.rasprm3 wrote:Something interesting here.
http://unix.stackexchange.com/questions ... in-crontab
Run it once and have it go off again every so many minutes or hours. I wonder how it knows when to stop.
I expect there may be some good scheduling software available for free. I've not looked, but in past lives I've used CA-Scheduler, Command VSE, Autosys and Maestro (shudder).rasprm3 wrote:Yeah I was thinking you kill the process probably. Not great, but possible.
I'd rather have it controlled with specific times I pick instead of an unending "every x-minutes" task.