Install Crontab on CentOS 5.11

Now I have a old CentOS distribution installation on one of my VPS. It is CentOS 5.11.

I use Crontab for schedule jobs. When I install this VPS and try to config crontab, I can not find it in Webmin. crontab is installed.

After google it and finally found the answer.

I have to install vixie-cron package. So run following command as root.


1) Install vixie-cron

yum install vixie-cron

2)Start Crond service

service crond start

3) Make it auto start on boot

chkconfig crond on

At last, I refresh the modules in Webmin. The link of configuration shows:

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