HowTo - cron

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The crontab file

Editing your personal crontab file:

  • crontab -e

Editing the root crontab file:

  • sudo crontab -e

For details about how to create crontab entries, see:


  • sudo service cron start
  • sudo service cron stop
  • sudo service cron restart


cron logs are rolled into syslog

  • grep CRON /var/log/syslog