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Old 08-13-2009, 08:44 PM   #1
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make cronjob run every 10mins


How do you make a cronjob run every 10 minutes?
I put this in but it only seems to run once an hour at 10 past:
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10 * * * * root /root/update_demo_users.sh
 
Old 08-13-2009, 08:51 PM   #2
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