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Running script at specific time

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662 words with 3 Comments; publish: Fri, 16 Nov 2007 07:28:00 GMT; (20093.75, « »)

Hi,

I am preparing a script to create backups at a specific time (preferably 3.00 in the morning when I am sleeping). I am able to prepare the script. But what how can I it to run in the morning?

I am using the bash script and I am working with Linux RedHat 7.0.

I really would appreciate an answer.

Sponiza :rolleyes:

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    • use cron 'man cron' and 'man crontab' for all the info.
      #1; Sat, 17 Nov 2007 17:40:00 GMT
    • Thank you for your reply. It is very helpful.

      Sponiza

      #2; Sat, 17 Nov 2007 17:41:00 GMT
    • I also found the Scheduling in Linux NHF (http://www.linuxnewbie.org/nhf/intel/misc/scheduling.html) VERY Helpful!

      [ 14 February 2001: Message edited by: moose ]

      #3; Sat, 17 Nov 2007 17:42:00 GMT