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Re: [leafnode-list] Skript starting Fetchnews once per Day

Hello Cornelius, hello List,

From: Cornelius Krasel <krasel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>

> Frank Wagner wrote:
> > I'm looking for a solution to run fetchnews only if 24h has been
> > since the last run.
> > I don't like to set up a cron job, because my computer isn't up at
> > same time every day.
> You should use anacron instead of cron. In that case, fetchnews will
> be started either after 24 h or (if this time has already passed) if
> your computer is rebooted. anacron is part of most Linux
Thanks first, but I want to start fetchnews only if there is a
connection to
the internet anyhow. So I'm looking for a solution to start a skript
processing ip-up that starts fetchnews conditionally if it didn't fetch
in the past 24 hours.



Frank Wagner
Registered Linux User: 146442

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