Re: Cron

Paul Stewart (
Wed, 20 Nov 1996 14:51:47 -0500

In message <>, Marc Singer
>> Gang,
>> Is anyone else having problem with cron running on RedHat 4.0??
>> crond is running, but I can't get anything to actually run via
"crontab -e"
>> The format is fine, and I have cron scripts running on many boxes
here, but
>> 5 of our alphas running RedHat Linux 4.0 will simply not execute a
cron job.
>> Anybody have an idea bout this?
>I, too, have noticed this. I think that RedHat is NOT using dillon's
>cron. It looks as if the crontab's are not edited with that command
>as dillon's does. I know cron is running because I get messages
>the tasks it runs. I think I found the crontabs in /var/spool, but I
>need to check again.

I found the ones that were running in /etc/, actually.


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