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crontab: using ${USER}

SEU asked: Right now I am writing some scripts that uses ${USER} to point to subsequent scripts. But when I run it from crontab, it errors out and the files …

Does cron @reboot run before systemd?

pdcribeiro asked: A command defined as @reboot in the root crontab runs before or after systemd services? Is it random or OS dependent? My answer: Cron jobs can only start when the cron daemon is running, …

Crontab timings confusion

whoasked asked: Can somebody please eplain why a weekly cron job I’d assumed would run at 06:47 on Sunday morning in fact ran at 00:10 on Tuesday morning? This is …