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script to know the list of scripts in cron

Hi
Can anyone please help me in knowing the list of scripts which are running in cron .
I mean suppose there are users
1.A
2.B
3.C
4.D
5.E
users on a pariticular server
I need to have a script which will display all the scripts that are runnin in cron for all the above users ? is it possible if so please help me .

Thanks for your help in advance .
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Depending on the OS you use, all crontabs reside in a directory having the name of the user. On Linux this is for example /var/spool/cron/crontabs or /var/spool/cron/tabs.
You can parse them to see what scripts are triggered. Maybe also check if there is a /etc/cron.deny or /etc/cron.allow to see which crontab is relevant or not.
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