Re: Cron

Paul Stewart (stewart@chopin.ecse.rpi.edu)
Wed, 20 Nov 1996 14:51:47 -0500

In message <199611201927.LAA13051@netcom6.netcom.com>, Marc Singer
writes:
>>
>> 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
>all
>> 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
about
>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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Paul

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