Crontab Every Wednesday

At 12:00 AM, only on Wednesday,Wed Sep 23 2020 00:00:00 GMT+0000

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • How to run crontab every wednesday?

    Cronjob is a fantastic feature, that enables you to schedule your repetitive jobs. 0 0 * * WED let's you run a script/program every wednesday. 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 wednesday interval:
              0 0 * * WED /path/to/your/script-or-program

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

  • How to run a script in crontab every wednesday?

    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 wednesday:
    Step 1: Edit your cronjob file by running "crontab -e" command

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

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

  • Is 0 0 * * WED the right expression for every wednesday?

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

  • What are some examples of every wednesday crontab?

    There are potentially infinte examples for it. Think about any job that you want to run every wednesday, 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.