On Mon, Jul 29, 2019 at 12:32:42PM -0500, Derek Martin wrote: > > The only problem with mbsync is that it doesn't have a "daemon > > mode", so I had to write a script that runs it every N seconds. > > But that's a trivial complaint. > > There are any number of solutions to this, but... cron? It's probably > much more reliable than a script.
Agree. A daemon is something that continuously listens for request and responds as one arrives. Here, we just want to periodically invoke one command. Cron is best suited for this. UNIX philosophy and D-R-Y principle also emphasize on that. -- Pankaj Planet Earth. "" By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.
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