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Macaroni 1.1
Nov 13, 2002 05:50PM
Contributed by: Mechanist
http://www.atomicbird.com/
Download: 1.1MB MacBinary

Macaroni: Automated System Maintenance for Mac OS X

Why should you have to remember to clean up your Mac once a week, or once a month? Shouldn't a computer be able to remember for you?

Macaroni is a tool which handles regular maintenance for Mac OS X's Unix core. Normally these tasks run on a regular schedule, in the middle of the night. However if you don't leave your Mac on all night, they never run. Your Mac won't wake from sleep to handle this.

Macaroni remembers the schedule for you!

Macaroni solves this problem. If a scheduled maintenance task is not run when it's normally scheduled, Macaroni automatically ensures that it's run at the next opportunity, whenever the Mac is on.

New in this release:

New scheduling features. Scheduled maintenance may be configured to occur only during system idle time.

Features:
* Automatically runs maintenance jobs
* Configurable: Add your own scheduled tasks
* Custom tasks can be scheduled as daily, weekly, monthly, or at regular intervals (such as "every three days").
* Tracks maintenance history
* Displays results of latest maintenance run.
* Optionally schedule tasks to run only during system idle time.


New in version 1.1: New scheduling features. Scheduled maintenance may be configured to occur only during system idle time.


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