Job Scheduling

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7    |    Intermediate
  • 11 videos | 1h 1m 18s
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Job scheduling is fundamental to advanced administration of a Linux system. Here you will learn how to work with and schedule jobs, and how to schedule your own scripts.

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

  • Describe the different job schedulers and how they differ
    Describe the configuration of a crontab file and the different sections for a cron job
    Create a cron job
    Edit and pause cron jobs as well as set jobs for users and root
    Identify the at parameters and commands used for managing jobs
    Schedule a job using at
  • Alter, delete, and view at jobs
    Describe a systemd timer unit and the options
    Schedule a systemd timer task
    Convert a cron job to a systemd timer task
    Creat a script that will use grep to find files with certain contain and schedule this job to run each day at 2:05 am

IN THIS COURSE

  • 4m 33s
    Upon completion of this video, you will be able to describe the different job schedulers and how they differ. FREE ACCESS
  • 5m 18s
    After completing this video, you will be able to describe the configuration of a crontab file and the different sections for a cron job. FREE ACCESS
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    3.  Scheduling a cron Job
    6m 15s
    This video will show you how to create a cron job. FREE ACCESS
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    4.  Managing cron Jobs
    5m 28s
    During this video, you will learn how to edit, pause, and set cron jobs for users and root. FREE ACCESS
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    5.  Working with at to Schedule Jobs
    4m 18s
    Find out how to identify the at parameters and commands used for managing jobs. FREE ACCESS
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    6.  Scheduling an at job
    5m 39s
    In this video, you will schedule a job using the at command. FREE ACCESS
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    7.  Manipulating an at Job
    3m 26s
    In this video, find out how to alter, delete, and view jobs. FREE ACCESS
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    8.  Using SystemD Timer Units
    4m 57s
    After completing this video, you will be able to describe a SystemD Timer unit and its options. FREE ACCESS
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    9.  Scheduling a SystemD Timer Unit Task
    6m 55s
    In this video, you will schedule a SystemD Timer task. FREE ACCESS
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    10.  Convert a cron Job to a SystemD Timer Unit Task
    5m 55s
    In this video, you will learn how to convert a cron job to a SystemD Timer task. FREE ACCESS
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    11.  Exercise: Create a Script and Schedule it to run
    8m 36s
    Learn how to create a script that will use grep to find files with certain content and schedule this job to run each day at 2:05 am. FREE ACCESS

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