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matt
post Oct 20 2005, 01:25 PM
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I'm new to cron scripts and need to make a crontab that runs a script. say /etc/update/update.sh every 60 seconds. Which may be a bit much, But its for keeping my dynamic IP updated with my domain and I can't afford any downtime so the minimal the better. I'm using slackware 10.2 in case the distro matters.


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post Oct 21 2005, 10:51 AM
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0 * * * * /etc/update/update.sh 1> /dev/null

Make sure you can execute update.sh as the user you run crontab -e as. =)


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