I'd like to run a script at 6pm on a remote server but don't want to wait around to trigger it. I don't want to use cron since it's a one time deal.
Can I do something like "nohup myscript &" with a "sleep" or "after" command?
You can use the
If you really wanted to, you could:
But you might be better off running the command in screen and then use sleep before it so you can easily check the output.