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Old 05-10-2011, 02:09 PM   #1
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List Jobs From Yesterday


Is it possible to list all jobs and their pids from a certain time frame? For instance if I needed to see all completed jobs from yesterday how would I do this?

I've tried jobs -n but that was messed up because I had typed jobs right before that.
 
Old 05-10-2011, 07:33 PM   #2
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No, if you want to track the jobs you'll need to configure a script wrapper to log the start/finish time as well as any output.

eg.

Code:
LOG=/var/log/myjobs.log
JOB=$1

echo "Start $JOB: $(date <pick-your-formatting>)" >> $LOG
$JOB >> $LOG 2>&1
echo "End $JOB: $(date <pick-your-formatting>)" >> $LOG
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