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Wake Up Linux With an RTC Alarm Clock

Dec 02, 2012, 04:00 (0 Talkback[s])
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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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