I am trying to automate the refreshing of awstats for my webserver and understand that I need to use cron to set that up. So each user has a crontab file?
I was following the instructions here community/AWStats
And it says to go to the file at:
That file already has some information in it. Is this the main
crontab file or something? I have seen some instructions online to use the file that pops up with
What is the proper file to use and the best way to do this?
If I schedule a task as my non-root user, will it run by itself at the time interval as specified, with no issues?
Will I need to restart the server after saving the cron job in the
crontab file before it will start working?