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Re^2: Found a great cron program for windows

by brap (Pilgrim)
on Nov 24, 2009 at 03:57 UTC ( #808991=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: Found a great cron program for windows
in thread Found a great cron program for windows

For what it's worth, personally I'd hesitate to recommend "at" for anything running every five minutes. Constantly rescheduling the job is more hassle than it's worth.

Scheduled Tasks (GUI or command line) handles schedules of this sort nicely.


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Re^3: Found a great cron program for windows
by jdlev (Scribe) on Nov 24, 2009 at 15:25 UTC
    I love it when a program comes together - jdhannibal
    I always heard scheduled tasks was a pain in the butt to use? PS...i thought this tool was free...it's not, and JUST EXPIRED! It claims it is shareware...but after a day they want $35 >:(
      jdlev:

      You could use cron from the cygwin tools, if you want a free package. It's not GUI-based, but if you're familiar with cron on unix, you'll be at home with it.

      FYI: Shareware ne free...

      ...roboticus

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