Thomas Hood jdthood at
Thu Nov 11 10:04:17 CST 2004

On Wed, 2004-11-10 at 21:42, Scott James Remnant wrote:
> I'd like to propose anacron for hoary main as part of the "Even More
> Totally Rad Laptop Support" umbrella.

Before choosing anacron, please evaluate fcron.  The advantage of fcron
is that it executes jobs as close to the specified date and time as
possible.  anacron does not do this; instead it interprets time
specifications as intervals.

Thomas Hood

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