The following script take a incremental backup twice a day every day.
This example executes the specified incremental backup shell script (incremental-backup) at 11:00 and 16:00 on every day. The comma separated value in a field specifies that the command needs to be executed in all the mentioned time.
00 11,16 * * * /home/ramesh/bin/incremental-backup
- 00 – 0th Minute (Top of the hour)
- 11,16 – 11 AM and 4 PM
- * – Every day
- * – Every month
- * – Every day of the week