Scheduling Activities in Linux using crontab and at

Infosec Learning
Virtual Lab

This lab prepares you for the Linux+ certification exam by teaching you how to schedule processes to execute in the future using the "at" and "crontab" commands. You will: schedule tasks with the at command, schedule recurring tasks with the crontab command, Limit access to the at and crontab commands, and Manage system crontabs.

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1 hour 30 minutes
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Overview

This lab prepares you for the Linux+ certification exam by teaching you how to schedule processes to execute in the future using the "at" and "crontab" commands. You will: schedule tasks with the at command, schedule recurring tasks with the crontab command, Limit access to the at and crontab commands, and Manage system crontabs.