anacron and cron and laptop usage
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Wed Jan 17 16:23:52 UTC 2007
Bill Marcum wrote:
> Look at /etc/cron.d/anacron. That is supposed to ensure that anacron
> runs even if the computer is not booted once a day. The problem is that
> anacron might not run if the machine is suspended. The OP might
> consider replacing anacron with fcron.
Oops. Forgot I'm using powersaved - it executes anacron on resume (or at
least, it used to - I need to check that that got restored after I made a
fresh Edgy install).
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