`at` is a Unix command that can be used to run other commands at a specified time.

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Command 'at' does not work in one Synology NAS, though it works perfectly on another

I have installed at command on 2 different NAS synology. On 1, it works perfectly, on the other I get the message: Villars1> echo "touch /tmp/tt" | at now next minute warning: commands will be ...
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Run PHP at specific time - oneliner

I'm trying to run some code that sends an SMS at a specific time in the future. All on one line... Here's my command line command: php -r ...
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How can I start/enable `at` on MacOSX?

I just noticed that at jobs submitted in my terminal on MacOSX are never executed: $ atq 2 Fri Feb 7 12:07:00 2014 3 Mon Feb 10 10:36:00 2014 4 Sun Mar 9 09:59:00 2014 5 Mon Mar 10 13:39:00 ...
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Can 'at' command keep on working after ssh connection broke?

I'm using ssh to connect to a remote server. And I execute at 03:13Jun12 -f t.sh would the remote host run this 't.sh' at 03:13 Jun 12 even if I broke this ssh connection? ( Assume the remote host ...
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User-friendly wrapper or replacement for `at` command under OS X

I often want my computer to automatically add something to my to-do list at some point in the future. In some cases I want to add the same thing at regular intervals. In these cases I use OS X's ...
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logging jobs submitted by at vs by cron

I can schedule a job via cron so that the job's output is stamped at the time the job is run. Pseudo-code: DATE_CMD='date +%Y-%m-%d-%H-%M-%S-%N' * * * * * ~/bin/foo >> ...
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Puzzle of atrm vs at -d

I've found some puzzle with atrm command I can't understand. The man page for at says that atrm is an alias for at -d. The file /usr/bin/atrm command says that it is a symbolic link to at. Now if ...
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How can I call phones from my pc using a mobile phone connected to my pc?

I mean this question in abstract for usb/bluetooth connected featurephones and dumbphones. But also specially for this mobile phone: Motorola RAZR V3i I have computers running debian and ubuntu, can ...
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Windows run job by id right 'now'

Can one run a scheduled command by id 'right now' ? I'm not sure if it is even possible on windows, Atleast I haven't found anything yet
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windows at command doesn't work properly

i am trying to use the at command to do a specific one time execution. assume that i have a batch file at c:\bat.bat that contains: %* > d:\out.txt i also have a Java with path registered in my ...
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How configure email the at/batch results is sent to?

From the man page for at/batch, it says The user will be mailed standard error and standard output from his commands, if any. Mail will be sent using the command /usr/sbin/sendmail. If at is ...
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Windows command line “at” command to run 10 seconds from now

I want to run some command once, 10 seconds to 1 minute from now. Windows at command only receives absolute times, like 11:50. How can it be done? Can it be done with other command line means?
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Unix “at” command: I don't want it saving output to /var/mail/

By default (and from what I've looked at thus far), at dumps the standard terminal text output to /var/mail/yourusername. (e.g. echo "hello" | at now + 1 minute will save a log about the command) Is ...
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Sending sms with at commands, what kind of caracters i can't have in my message?

I need to know what kind of characters I can't put in my message, how to format it and if I can put spaces at the end of message. If some knows some about it, some bug, some hit, please tell me.
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cron and at are not working

On my Mac (yeah, yeah I know. but my Linux box is at work) for some reason cron and at don't want to work. They both register that jobs have been added, with no syntax errors or any qualms at all. ...
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Have the at command return the job id of the task just submitted

Is it possible to have the at command return somehow the job id it just submitted when used from within a script? (kind of like $? retrieves the last exit code or $$/$! retrieve the PID of the command ...
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How can at execute a command from the command line

How can I schedule a command using at without having to include the command in a distict file, neither from the mini at shell that reads from standard input? That is I want to execute the command ...
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'at' command output on Mac

I need to execute scheduled tasks with at command: echo "VM-run.sh $1" | at 08.00 > at_output.txt 2>&1 I would have the output of VM-run.sh, but what I have instead is this output: job ...
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Easy quick notifications on Windows 7 with UAC

On Windows XP I was used to create simple notifications for myself using combination of at and msg commands. The whole thing was very easy hit Ctrl+R type eg. at 21:00 msg * Do something hit ...
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Getting zenity and at to work properly

I'm trying to use zenity and at to make a little reminder script. The problem is that while zenity --info works fine from bash (or sh), running echo "zenity --info" | at now + 1 min does nothing. ...
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script -e and crontab or at

I have a shellscript I want to run via at and use script to capture a transcript. script -e was introduced in util-linux-ng 2.18 and returns the retval of the child process. I want to capture the ...
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Linux at command with seconds precision

I'm looking for some Linux command which may launch another command at a specific time. I know about the at command, but it gives me only minutes precision, and I need seconds precision. Is there an ...
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Trace AT commands to a modem

I have a HSDPA modem attached to the USB port and I use the software that came bundled up with this modem to connect to the Internet. Can I trace the AT commands issued to this modem using a packet ...
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Linux 'at' command history

I got an email from root with the subject Output from your job # I guess this came from my at queue because I recognized the command. But the thing is I submitted this at command 3 weeks ago and ...
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AT commands to activate CDMA modem?

Does anyone know the AT commands to activate a CDMA modem or update the roaming capabilities?
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Example of using schtasks and at to schedule a weekly job, persisting between reboots?

Could anyone give me an example of how to use schtasks and at on Windows to schedule a weekly job? In particular, I'd like to know how to make sure this job persists between server reboots, which ...
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“at” command on Ubuntu

I want to list using the "at" command. I try this: pedro@Pedro-PC:~$ ls -l | at 10:27 warning: commands will be executed using /bin/sh job 5 at Tue Apr 20 10:27:00 2010 But doesn't work.
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How to list all 'at' jobs without root privileges?

For listing jobs added by at and batch I use atq, but it lists only my jobs. I can run atq with root privileges and then it lists jobs from all users. How can I list all jobs without root privileges? ...