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I wanted to run a cron every 10 minutes. What's the difference between the syntax 0,10 and */10?

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0,10 will run the command on the 0 and 10th minute - so at 12:00, 12:10, 1:00, 1:10, etc. */10 will run the command every 10 minutes - 12:00, 12:10, 12:20, 12:30, etc.

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I see... my bad – user784637 Oct 16 '12 at 2:44
    
No worries - some more info can be found here adminschoice.com/crontab-quick-reference – doublesharp Oct 16 '12 at 2:45

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