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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a query related to UNIX Crontab scripts -
Issue: Server space on the db server got 100% full as a result of which the cron scripts did not run. The space utilization issue got resolved in the afternoon. The crons scheduled for a time post the resolution caught up. However the... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: qwerty000
I have an AIX 6.1 machine and i experienced a problem with my cron scripts. It appears that somebody renamed a cron script so crontab could not execute it.
Is there a way to put some security on cron scripts so nobody else except root can rename or delete a cron script? Or they... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: omonoiatis9
I need to run a script (from cron) that runs a second script.
What worries me is that second script, when run from bash, upon finishing doesn't return to bash unless I press the 'Enter' key.
I presume that's because last command in that script ends with &
Could that be a problem for cron?... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: orange47
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a test unix server in which currently some unix cronjob are running.
I have written two script one is a shell script in which env variable are there (in that i am exporting those variables).
I have also written a perl script .
when i am running at the shell manually like... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: sanjay.login
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have 3 scripts namingly 1X 2X and 3X.
I have one directory ABC created which contains some 40 sub directories.
I have one input file in the below format.The input file resides in ABC directory.
subdirectoryname2... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: RSC1985
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
I would like to run two scripts using cron one immediately after the other. Is it enough to put them one after another in the cron file to run at the same time, or will this cause them to run concurrently? (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: 3210
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have set up a cron job which calls another shell script shell script which in turn calls a Java process. The cron tab looks so.
0,30 7-18 * * 1-5 /u01/home/weblogic/brp/bin/checkstatus.sh >> /u01/home/weblogic/logs/checkstatus.log
The checkstatus.sh scripts looks like this.
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Discussion started by: sirbrian
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have the following cron job in the crontab.
25 15 * * 1-5 /export/home/svittala/scripts/scpt1.sh >/dev/null 2>&1.
The problem that I am facing is - the scpt1.sh can be executed manually. But, it is not executing through CRON. Not sure what's the issue. Any hints?. Thanks.... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: vskr72
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
i have scheduled my scripts in cron, some time the script doesn't runs ..which will impact me a lot,
can some one help me such that mail has to come stating script has run successfully/unsuccessful
any help will be appreciated..
thanks in advance,
geeko (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: geeko
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
What are the rules of calling shell scripts in cron.
How do I go about setting up the correct PATHS that calls a script, which then calls another sub script all of which has to retain the orginal PATHS and VARS that I've set up in first script
Well Cron calls a script... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: cfoxwell