Re: Please drop anacron from task-desktop
- Date: Fri, 08 Mar 2019 10:22:12 -0800
- From: Russ Allbery <rra@xxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Please drop anacron from task-desktop
Simon McVittie <smcv@xxxxxxxxxx> writes:
> anacron/cron don't have a built-in way to skip particular cron jobs
> other than open-coding it in the cron job itself.
Maybe we should just fix this? cron is effectively maintained by the
distributions anyway; there hasn't been an official upstream release in
more than twenty years. This seems like a reasonable feature to add.
Russ Allbery (rra@xxxxxxxxxx) <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>