Crontab and adjkerntz.
andrewd at webzone.net.au
Tue Aug 26 14:39:40 UTC 2008
Leslie Jensen wrote:
> I have a machine that only runs during office hours. I've rescheduled
> the periodic jobs in crontab so that they run when the machine is on.
> My question is can I reschedule the adjkerntz job as well, without
> causing any problems? I'm concerned because the job is set to run 12
> times during night time, and I'm thinking that maybe it's a resource hog
> and therefore it's not advisible to run it when one uses the machine?
adjkerntz is used for adjusting the time when daylight savings starts
and finishes. I wouldn't worry about it as the system runs it on boot up.
> # Adjust the time zone if the CMOS clock keeps local time, as opposed to
> # UTC time. See adjkerntz(8) for details.
> 1,31 0-5 * * * root adjkerntz -a
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