Use this module to manage crontab entries. This module allows you to create named crontab entries, update, or delete them.
,The module includes one line with the description of the crontab entry C("#Ansible:
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Description of a crontab entry.
The specific user whose crontab should be modified.
The command to execute. Required if state=present.
Whether to ensure the job is present or absent.
If specified, uses this file in cron.d instead of an individual user's crontab. To use the C(cron_file) parameter you must specify the C(user) as well.
If set, create a backup of the crontab before it is modified. The location of the backup is returned in the C(backup_file) variable by this module.
Minute when the job should run ( 0-59, *, */2, etc )
Hour when the job should run ( 0-23, *, */2, etc )
Day of the month the job should run ( 1-31, *, */2, etc )
Month of the year the job should run ( 1-12, *, */2, etc )
Day of the week that the job should run ( 0-6 for Sunday-Saturday, *, etc )
If the job should be run at reboot. This option is deprecated. Users should use special_time.
Special time specification nickname.
If the job should be disabled (commented out) in the crontab. Only has effect if state=present
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