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An oft-used technique to work around some of those problems is to schedule a wrapper batch that invokes the real task.

The wrapper task always succeeds, regardless of whether the real task does or not, thereby bypassing some of the problems. I used to have a fairly elaborate .cmd file that would also reschedule itself (with the name of the passed real command to be run) every hour 5 minutes etc if your needs are for a smaller granularity than daily.

I might be able to dig a copy out if anyone was interested.


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Pick up your cloud down the end and "Yes" if you get allocated a grey one they are a bit damp under foot, but someone has to get them.
Get used to the wings fast cos its an 8 hour day...unless the Govenor calls for a cyclone or hurricane, in which case 16 hour shifts are mandatory.
Just be grateful that you arrived just as the tornado season finished. Them buggers are real work.


In reply to Re: Re: Schedule Win32 Perl Scripts with AT by BrowserUk
in thread Schedule Win32 Perl Scripts with AT by ybiC

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