Anacron is described as 'periodic command scheduler. It executes commands at intervals specified in days. Unlike cron, it does not assume that the system is running continuously' and is an app in the Backup & Sync category. There are four alternatives to Anacron for Linux and Windows. The best alternative is System Scheduler, which is free. Other great apps like Anacron are incron (Free, Open Source), mcron (Free, Open Source) and fcron (Free, Open Source).
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