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Wake Up Linux With an RTC Alarm Clock

Dec 02, 2012, 04:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Carla Schroder)

Most Linux users know how to set scheduled automatic shutdowns using cron. Did you know you can also set automatic wakeups? Most motherboards built after 2000 support real-time clock (RTC) wakeups, so you can have your computer turn itself on and off on a schedule.

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