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Re: Extended example "3.2.3 Every second Sunday"

From: Dale Mellor
Subject: Re: Extended example "3.2.3 Every second Sunday"
Date: Tue, 12 Dec 2023 12:28:51 +0000
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On Fri, 2023-12-01 at 09:14 -0800, Felix Lechner via mcron bug reports
> For some time, I have wondered about the example in Chapter 3.2.3 in
> the
> manual. [1] It is suppposed to schedule "my-program" on the second
> Sunday of every month:
> ...
> The manual also asks interested readers to think about how the code
> works. Well, I loaded the code into a Guile REPL. I'm not sure it's
> working the way I expect.

   You are absolutely right!  It is the 'Missing the first appointment'
problem, and on reflection, I realize now that it applies to almost all
of the examples presented.  I'll have a think about how to re-work the

Thanks for your input,

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