indexzero
4/17/2014 - 5:40 AM

The best explanation of a crontab I've ever seen

The best explanation of a crontab I've ever seen

Why has cron this always been so confusing until now?
* * * * * command to be executed
- - - - -
| | | | |
| | | | +----- day of week (0 - 6) (Sunday=0)
| | | +------- month (1 - 12)
| | +--------- day of month (1 - 31)
| +----------- hour (0 - 23)
+------------- min (0 - 59)