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Cron job to automatically visit the Web sites of various charities

charities.cron is a cron script in the gawk language to visit the charity sites affiliated with These sites let Web users donate food, health care, and other goods simply by clicking on a link. The sites generally count one click per IP address per day; by making this a daily cron job, thousands of dollars will be donated to charity each year.



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Janet Casey

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4 December 2000

Leaders and contributors

Steven E. Sachs Maintainer

Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
Bug Tracking,Developer,

Software prerequisites

Required to uselynx
Required to usecron
Required to usegawk


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