Originally Posted by tomolesonjr
I tried crontab.
I was going to test it first with just appending to a file.
so I had my script that did that in the bin folder. changed the permisions.
then created hello.cron.
* * * * * /root/bin/hello.sh
that way I could see the file grow to make sure it was working.
I kept getting a mail in spool thing.
as for rsnapshot.. haven't had a chance to try it yet.
You could install kcron if your using KDE in order to make sure and learn the syntax properly for cron. I believe that package is included in kdeadministration or something?