[CentOS] On-Boot Scripts

Alan Sparks asparks at doublesparks.net
Fri Nov 13 20:19:54 UTC 2009

Victor Subervi wrote:
> I'm a bit rusty. It's been a couple of years since I've run my own
> server, and I don't know this OS. And as we all know, each OS is
> different. I'm trying to install scripts I wrote years ago to do my
> MySQL backups.
> I've loaded my scripts to /etc/rc.d/init.d Now how do I schedule my
> cron jobs?

I'd call this a little more than a "bit rusty."
Google "crontab", or do a "man crontab" and a "man 5 crontab".
Please note you do not have to install the scripts to init.d to run them
as cron jobs.

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