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How to Reboot server for every 6 hours ?

Hi Does anyone know how to reboot droplet using cron job for every 6 hours ?


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Just open

# sudo crontab -e

and there you have to make the following new entry (in a new line):

* */6 * * * root /sbin/shutdown -r now

WRONG!!!

0 */6 * * * root /sbin/shutdown -r now