Dean DeBruin wrote:Does anacron only run at startup? That would explain some things, but> Newbie here, running Ubuntu 5.10.
> I understand cron and crontab, but crontab only runs /etc/cron.hourly,
> anacrontab runs /etc/cron.daily, /etc/cron.weekly, and /etc/cron.monthly.
> At what time does anacron run /etc/cron.daily?
> Why doesn't anacron show up when I do ps aux | grep anacron?
then there are problems with crontab...