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shivani anand
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Please tell me syntax to run particular linux command at a fixed time only once.
Is there anythiong else than crontab?
reply ASAP
thanks,
SA
 
Frank Carver
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It sounds like you need the "at" command.
as an example try:

this should send you an email with the date and time at 10 pm today.
Checkout "man at" and "man atd" for more details.
 
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