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cron.weekly does not run

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http://askubuntu.com – I have a shellscript in /etc/myprog/myscript.sh that I would like to run every week. Therefore I created a symbolic link in /etc/cron.weekly: root@ip-10-190-199-197:/etc/cron.weekly# ls -ltr total 8 -rwxr-xr-x 1 root root 895 2011-07-27 11:32 man-db -rwxr-xr-x 1 root root 730 2011-09-24 14:55 apt-xapian-index lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 31 2011-11-17 05:36 myscript -> /etc/myprog/myscript.sh To test it, I did: cd /etc/cron.weekly sudo ./myscript It works perfect. However, the cronjob never actually runs for some reason. Do I need to do anything to activate cron.weekly? The contents of my (HowTos)