Crontab Every Saturday

At 12:00 AM, only on Saturday,Sat Sep 26 2020 00:00:00 GMT+0000

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • How to run crontab every saturday?

    Cronjob is a fantastic feature, that enables you to schedule your repetitive jobs. 0 0 * * SAT let's you run a script/program every saturday. All you need to do is, configure this cronjob in your system with the script/program you want to run, which can be done in an unix/linux based operating system as following:
    Step 1: Edit your cronjob file by running "crontab -e" command

    Step 2: Add the following line for every saturday interval:
              0 0 * * SAT /path/to/your/script-or-program

    Step 3: Save the file. That's it!

  • How to run a script in crontab every saturday?

    Cronjob let's you run a script to do a repetitive job in an efficent way, here's how you can schedule a cronjob for every saturday:
    Step 1: Edit your cronjob file by running "crontab -e" command

    Step 2) Add the following line for every saturday interval:
              0 0 * * SAT /path/to/your/script

    Step 3: Save the file. That's it!

  • Is 0 0 * * SAT the right expression for every saturday?

    Absolutely, this is the correct expression for the magic you are looking for. 0 0 * * SAT let's you run a cronjob every saturday.

  • What are some examples of every saturday crontab?

    There are potentially infinte examples for it. Think about any job that you want to run every saturday, it can be processing some data, generating a report, crawling an external source, pinging another service etc.
    For example, if I want to check uptime of my website in every 1 minute, I can write a program to do this for me using this powerful functionality of scheduling.