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Take a Look at Cron Replacement Whenjobs

Mar 11, 2012, 06:00 (6 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Joe Brockmeier)

"The cron scheduler has been a useful tool for Linux and Unix admins for decades, but it just might be time to retire cron in favor of a more modern design. One replacement, still in heavy development, is whenjobs. This weekend, let's take a look at whenjobs and see what the future of scheduling on Linux might look like.

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