Location log after process crontab

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Old 07-14-2006
Location log after process crontab

Hi... I want to know directori location and file name (log) after
crontab has been running.. (linux disto gentoo and sun solaris)

Because for long time maybe contain this log file becomes large.

Thanks for your help.


regards,
srilinux
# 2  
Old 07-17-2006
So...
No problem with these log from crontab...?
# 3  
Old 07-22-2006
Hi Sri....

If i'm not wrong then you want to know the location where the log file for crontab is stored and what is the exact file name....right????





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Atul
# 4  
Old 07-22-2006
Well....

if that is the case then you can look into the directory --

/var/log and you will find files by the name cron, cron.1, cron.2.....etc.

There's a size specified for the file and if it grows larger than the specified file size, then it is named as cron.<a no.> and a new file for new logs is created by the name "cron ".

Although if you want to specify a different location for the cron log files, then edit the file /etc/syslog.conf and look for the entry given for cron and edit it and specify the new location.
# 5  
Old 07-24-2006
Thank you Gautamatul82
I want to check for your information...!
Smilie
regards,
srilinux
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