Sunday, October 4, 2015

Rethinking cron

I guess I'm not the only one that doesn't like cron much (except, you know, the part about how it always works). Alternatives for many purposes appear to be in the category of job queuing systems, so that should probably be examined at some point under the "system architecture" rubric.

Also, here's a Python job scheduler inspired by this article. ("Job scheduling for humans.")

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