[Bug 13] fcron-1.1.1

didbaba didbaba at free.fr
Fri Aug 31 00:23:50 PDT 2001


* le jeu 30 aoû, 2001 à 11:22:04 -0700, jbauman at adsl-63-193-249-142.dsl.snfc21.pacbell.net (jbauman at adsl-63-193-249-142.dsl.snfc21.pacbell.net) écrivait:
> On Wed, Aug 29, 2001 at 02:55:51AM +0100, Mark Hymers wrote:
> > > Mark, if you could tell us the reasons for considering the switch, people 
> > > may be able to provide information that would address those concerns.
> > OK.. I'll own up ;-)
> > 
> > The reasons I was considering making the switch were personal:
> > 1) I can't get my head around fcrons syntax (though I'll investigate
> > the compat mode)
> You may have missed the compatibility mode syntax because (I belive) it's new.
> The changelog for the 1.1.1 version mentions it, and that was released July
> 10th.
> 
> I actually find fcron's native syntax to be clearer in many cases: 
> @ 1h echo "executing every hour of uptime"
> vs.
> 20 * * * * echo "did I get enough *'s in there?"

I have allways use the second style of syntax with fcron, (much of * *
*) because I haven't find a good explanation of his native syntax. And
that allways worked like a charm.


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