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hello,
I wanted to make sure this is right!
and the the cron will rung every 6 hours
sample
4:16pm
10:16pm
4:16am
and so on!

16 */6 * * * joey /usr/bin/somecommand >> /dev/null 2>&1
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Hi Sabrin,

Yes that is correct ... Task will run 16th minute of every 6th hour from start.

Cheers!
sunnycoder
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how can I make it run like this?
6pm
12am
6am
12pm
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16 0,6,12,18 * * *
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thanks
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