How can I make a program automatically run once per day?

Alexander Kapps alex.kapps at
Sat Jul 9 21:00:57 EDT 2011

On 10.07.2011 02:26, John Salerno wrote:
> I have a script that does some stuff that I want to run every day for
> maybe a week, or a month. So far I've been good about running it every
> night, but is there some way (using Python, of course) that I can make
> it automatically run at a set time each night?

Use your operating system's facilities to run timed jobs.

Unix/Linux: Cron jobs
Windows: Scheduled Tasks
Mac: don't know, but probably Cron too

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