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Postby venky145 » Wed Jan 17, 2007 5:40 pm

hi

I want to execute one script every night 9.00 and stop or kill that script that script morning 9.00 clock.

how can i do it.

executing is no problem to using cron job but how to killing the process automatically.

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Postby kbukhari » Wed Jan 17, 2007 8:02 pm

u can use killall <process name>
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Postby LinuxFreaK » Thu Jan 18, 2007 4:10 pm

Dear venky145,
Salam,

Use crontab to achieve this goal.

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1 18 * * * exec /path/to/the/run.script
1 09 * * * exec /path/to/the/kill.script


Best Regards.
Farrukh Ahmed

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Postby venky145 » Wed Jan 31, 2007 4:51 pm

hi

# this is my firewall
iptables -t nat -F
iptables -F
echo "1" > /proc/sys/net/ipv4/ip_forward

iptables -t nat -A PREROUTING -p tcp -s 0/0 -d 0/0 --dport 80 -j REDIRECT --to-port 3128
iptables -t nat -A POSTROUTING -p tcp -o eth0 --dport 5050 -j MASQUERADE
iptables -I INPUT -p tcp -s 0/0 -d 0/0 --dport 3128 -j DROP
iptables -t nat -A PREROUTING -p tcp -s 0/0 -d 0/0 --dport 5050 -j REDIRECT --to-port 3128

/sbin/iptables -t nat -A POSTROUTING -s 20.20.1.1/32 -d 0/0 -j MASQUERADE
/sbin/iptables -I INPUT -p tcp -s 20.20.1.1/32 -d 0/0 --dport 3128 -j ACCEPT

# this is my night pack script

/sbin/iptables -t nat -A POSTROUTING -s 20.20.1.2/32 -d 0/0 -j MASQUERADE
/sbin/iptables -I INPUT -p tcp -s 20.20.1.2/32 -d 0/0 --dport 3128 -j ACCEPT

# this is my cron job
* 21 * * * exec /bin/night
* 09 * * * exec /bin/fwall


in 20.20.1.1 IP is UNlimited pack and 20.20.1.2 if night 9 to morng 9 pack

cron job is executing night 9 and i am getting internet of 20.20.1.2 but morng 9 it's not stoping internet access of 20.20.1.2

if i manually execute the fwall script its working fine.
pls help me

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Postby LinuxFreaK » Wed Jan 31, 2007 5:57 pm

Dear venky145,
Salam,

Check this, http://www.linuxpakistan.net/forum2x/vi ... php?t=6553

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Farrukh Ahmed


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