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 Run cron on the last day of the month
Author: Dan 
Date:   31-08-10 20:11

This cron job will run at 23:30 on the last day of the month:

30 23 * * * [ `date +%d` -eq `echo \`cal\` | awk '{print $NF}'` ] && myjob.sh

Very clever.

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