incron Alternatives

    incron is described as 'This program is an "inotify cron" system. It consists of a daemon and a table manipulator. You can use it a similar way as the regular cron' and is an app in the OS & Utilities category. There are three alternatives to incron for Linux. The best alternative is Anacron, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like incron are mcron (Free, Open Source) and fcron (Free, Open Source).

    The list of alternatives was last updated Oct 9, 2012

    • Anacron is a periodic command scheduler. It executes commands at intervals specified in days. Unlike cron, it does not assume that the system is running continuously. View 4 alternatives to Anacron
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
    • mcron is GNU's implementation of cron. It is a 100% compatible replacement for Vixie cron. View 4 alternatives to mcron
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux


    • Fcron is a periodical command scheduler which aims at replacing Vixie Cron, so it implements most of its functionalities. View 4 alternatives to fcron
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
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