how to use cron

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how to use cron

Postby Elliott B » 15 Jan 2014, 20:30

Some of my media is stored on a different server, which I like to mount using SSHFS. On other systems, I would add the following to my crontab to mount it at boot, and symlink that into my MPD music directory. But in Rune, the crontab isn't working, although I can manually enter that command just fine. I think it's related to the fact that I'm running as root by default, but I'm not sure how to make this work.
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@reboot sshfs elliott@192.168.x.x /media/music-box -o allow_other
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Re: how to use cron

Postby Orion » 04 Feb 2014, 17:16

Hi Elliot B,
excuse me for this very late answer, I've completely missed your post, sorry.
CRON is disabled on our distribution, but you can re-enable it with this command:

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systemctl enable cronie
systemctl start cronie

I want to take this opportunity to tell you that SSHFS mount support via GUI is on the stay tuned.

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