Crontab File Entry for backups

RMAN

[[email protected] ~]$ crontab -l

It will schedule full backup on saturday at 12am.

It will schedule incremental backup everyday after 1 hr gap.

It will schedule transfer of backup files every minute.

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0 0 * * 6 /bin/sh /home/oracle/rman_mainfull.sh

0 * * * * /bin/sh /home/oracle/rman_maininc.sh

  • * * * * /bin/sh /home/oracle/ftp.backup.script.sh
The first five fields are:
minute (0-59)
hour (0-23)
day of the month(1-31)
month of the year (1-12)
day of the week (0-6 with 0 = Sunday)