Automate running a script using crontab

Jessica YungProgrammingLeave a Comment

Problem:¬†You want to run a script once every 5 minutes or at some other regular interval, but don’t want to do it manually. You will need: Access to your UNIX (Any *nix should work) shell A script you want to run. If you don’t have a script you want to run, you can follow along with <a href="https://github.com/jessicayung/blog-code-snippets/blob/master/record_time.py" target="_blank">record_time.py</a> that appends a … Read More