If you create the directory /usr/local/etc/periodic/daily, scripts placed there will be executed during the daily run.
----- Original Message ----- From: "Rob Lahaye" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> Subject: /etc/daily.local : old and for backwards compatibility ? What is new way ? > > > Hi, > > I want to run my own script in the periodic/daily procedure > (e.g. synchronize time with ntpdate and update ports with cvsup). > > I had a look at /etc/periodic/daily/999.local, which says: > > # Run the old /etc/daily.local script. This is really for backwards > # compatibility more than anything else. > > Using /etc/daily.local makes things indeed very easy and straight forward. > But since this is mainly for backwards compatibility, I wonder what is the > new way of doing what I want to do. > Appending my script to /etc/periodic/daily/999.local ? > > Thanks, > Rob. > > _______________________________________________ > [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list > http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions > To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]" > _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"