whenever

5.7
Clean ruby syntax for writing and deploying cron jobs.
 Popularity
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11,682,040
Stars
7,476
Forks
660
Watchers
122
 Releases
Current version
0.10.0
Total releases
30
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Latest release

rufus-scheduler

5.11
Job scheduler for Ruby (at, cron, in and every jobs). Not a replacement for crond.
 Popularity
Downloads
19,636,309
Stars
1,810
Forks
162
Watchers
36
 Releases
Current version
3.4.2
Total releases
71
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resque-scheduler

2.55
Light weight job scheduling on top of Resque. Adds methods enqueue_at/enqueue_in to schedule jobs in the future. Also supports queueing jobs on a fixed, cron-like schedule.
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6,673,778
Stars
1,600
Forks
421
Watchers
33
 Releases
Current version
4.3.1
Total releases
50
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clockwork

0.72
A scheduler process to replace cron, using a more flexible Ruby syntax running as a single long-running process. Inspired by rufus-scheduler and resque-scheduler.
 Popularity
Downloads
2,841,900
Stars
187
Forks
26
Watchers
12
 Releases
Current version
2.0.3
Total releases
41
First release
Latest release

latimes/craken

0.1
A Rails plugin for managing and installing rake-centric crontab files.
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Stars
88
Forks
18
Watchers
4

swirrl/taskit

0.04
A simple task scheduler for rails
 Popularity
Stars
54
Forks
3
Watchers
5

recurrent

0.02
Task scheduler that doesn't need to bootstrap your Rails environment every time it executes a task the way running a rake task via cron does.
 Popularity
Downloads
19,186
Stars
30
Forks
5
Watchers
44
 Releases
Current version
0.4.3
Total releases
8
First release
Latest release