{Filename?} Re: [K12OSN] Linux Bell system

Doug Simpson simpsond at leopards.k12.ar.us
Thu Nov 10 17:28:45 UTC 2005

Can you resend that and take the .zip extension off?

Our local mail scanner strips .zip extensions. . .


Doug Simpson
Technology Specialist
DeQueen Public Schools
DeQueen, AR 71832
simpsond at leopards.k12.ar.us
Tux for President!

On Thu, 10 Nov 2005, Jim Kronebusch wrote:

> Warning: This message has had one or more attachments removed
> Warning: (bellscripts.zip).
> Warning: Please read the "Cotter-Attachment-Warning.txt" attachment(s) for more information.
> On Thu, 10 Nov 2005 12:38:00 +0100, Kevin Verheyen wrote
> > I'd be happy to see them :-)
> For those who asked here you go.  The zip has 2 folders in it, root and
> var-spool-cron.  Place the files in the respective folders on your bell server
> (/root and /var/spool/cron).  The place whatever sound you want as bell.wav in
> your /root folder.  If you put Webmin on the server (yum install webmin) then
> you can log into Webmin and go to the System tab, then enter the Scheduled
> Commands module, and set up your scripts to run on whatever days or times you
> need to swap the cron for different bell schedules.  I run my scripts as user
> root, in directory /root, and execute say ./regular for my regular schedule. 
> I imagine your bells will chime at different times than mine so just vi the
> /var/spool/cron/root.regular (or whatever file you want) and edit the times
> the cron jobs are scheduled for.  Good luck.

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