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 For Unix platforms: Edit the cron table so that mailnotify is called in an interval of your choice. Please consult man crontab of how to modify the table that schedules program execution at certain intervals. Example:
% crontab -e

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0 1 * * * (cd /path/to/twiki; perl -I bin tools/mailnotify -q)
 
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The above line will run mailnotify nightly at 01:00. The -q switch suppresses all normal output.
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The above line will run mailnotify nightly at 01:00. The -q switch suppresses all normal output. Details at MailerContrib.
  For ISP installations: Many ISPs don't allow hosted accounts direct cron access, as it's often used for things that can heavily load the server. Workaround scripts are available.
 
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