Posts Tagged ‘Cron’

Yum Automatic Updates

You can install yum-cron to automatically download and install all available updates: yum install yum-cron chkconfig –list | grep yum – should show that the service is disabled chkconfig yum-cron on service yum-cron start Job Done – it will now check for and apply updates every night.  If its business critical solution though its probably […]

crontab format

1 2 3 4 5 /path/to/command arg1 arg2 Where: * 1: Minute (0-59) * 2: Hours (0-23) * 3: Day (0-31) * 4: Month (0-12 [12 == December]) * 5: Day of the week(0-7 [7 or 0 == sunday]) * /path/to/command – Script or command name to schedule crontab -e = edit crontab -l = […]