Schedule Jobs Using Crontab

Hakim Singhji hzs202 at
Wed Nov 16 14:54:04 UTC 2005

David Hart <ubuntu <at>> writes:
> Really though, this is the wrong place to put _personal_ cron entries.
> You should be putting them in your own cron which you can edit with the
> command 'crontab -e'.  The '-e' option launches your editor defined in
> the EDITOR or VISUAL environment variables (vi by default).
> Check 'man crontab' for more.

I have another post that is a branch off of this discussion, please review it 
it is concerning an error I had after I attempted to follow you advice. I may 
have done something wrong. 

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