Thread: cron a script?

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    cron a script?

    how would i cron a perl script to to chmod all php files to 755 or is there an easier way, could i just : crontab chmod *.php 755. would those work?
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    First run this:
    man 5 crontab

    This will show you the format of how to place commands in your crontab.

    Next, to edit your crontab file, you need to do:
    crontab -e

    This will bring up your crontab file and you can edit it and add the commands that you like. Don't forget to specify absolute pathnames, as in:

    /bin/chmod 755 /path/to/*.php
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