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Avoid Western Digital external drives' built-in spin down
Authored by: bedouin on Mar 19, '09 01:22:23PM

What's bullshit is that Apple disabled user crontabs in 10.5. Well, sort of.

If you're a user and type crontab you'll be able to set one up, but it will be dead the next time you reboot, even though it still shows up in the crontab.

The only crontab that sticks after reboot is root's. Launchd is a lot of work for what takes one line with cron, and I don't care what it's awesome benefits are.

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