How to set up a cron Debian / Linux?
Configuring the cron Debian / Linux.
cron – a task scheduler in the operating systems Linux, BSD and others. Used to start / assignments at a certain time.
Files, which describes these tasks are here:
/ var / spool / cron / crontabs
Before the first of his editing crontab-file advise you to change the default editor for a user-friendly:
# Export EDITOR = ‘mcedit’
# Export EDITOR = ‘nano’
Edit or create crontab-file for the current user, use the command
# Crontab -e
The file format is standard and described here.