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    cron task

    Ok, im trying to schedule a cron task for
    to run every 2 hours or every hour, I enter cron daily, but there are no entries and I cannot remember the syntax for a entry any good cron howto's or ideas out there?
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    Time syncing every hour or two? Sounds to me that there must be very serious problems with your systems real time clock if it needs updating that frequently.

    1 1 * * * root ntpdate
    That is my crontab line to do it once a day at 1 minute past 1 am

    You may find this link helps

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