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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am writing a script that will eventually be executed by a cron job every 15 minutes. I want to make sure that my logic/script doesn't get executed if a previous job is still running. What would be the best way to handle that scenario? I was thinking to make my script create a temporary... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: rdogadin
I have removed a cron for particular user , but cron job seems to be running even after the cron entry is removed. The purpose of the cron was to sendmail to user ( it uses mailx utility )
I have restarted cron and sendmail service still user is getting mail alerts from the cron job. And... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: chidori
I have set up the crontab as follows.
root@IDC4VASAPP07 # crontab -l
0-59 * * * * /var/tmp/r.sh
0-59 * * * * date >> /var/tmp/log
r.sh is as follows.
root@IDC4VASAPP07 # cat r.sh
dt1=$(perl -e 'use POSIX;print strftime... (10 Replies)
Discussion started by: SunilB2011
4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am editing crontab using -e option to add a new job
Below is the line
30 * * * * scriptpath
This job is not executing every thirty minutes.
I have checked, cron daemon is running.
What did I miss? Can some one help?
I am using cron shell..ksh (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: yabhi_22
5. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I have installed a few crons on a machine. But for some reason the crons just don't run. I have checked the permissions on the files and also restarted the cron daemon. But it doesn't seem ti help. Can anyone suggest any other things I can do to get it running again?
Regards,... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: garric
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
i have a simple script that ftp a file out, manually running it works fine.
ftp 18.104.22.168 << cmd
but when I cron it,
14 9 * * * /opt/home/XXX/XXX/dailyjob.sh > /opt/home/XXX/XXX/cronlog.txt
seems that it was executed because i can... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: beisaikong
7. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
i have the following line in the crontab
15 5 * * 6 /home/adw/BCE_ADW.pl
The problem is the cron job is not getting started automatically.
But this was working til last week. now it is not working.
what could be the problem. Any idea? (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Suguna
I have a cron schedule like this
04,16,28,40,52 * * * * /nag/startProcessABatch (unix script)
i want to add new lines in this file (like Logging), i just copy this file into a /tmp folder (for backup copy), and i have edited this file (added few lines of code for logging).
... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: nag_sundaram
9. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I have written a shell script and when i run it from shell prompt it runs fine but in the cron it only runs partially.
That means cron is working fine.
there is a command which i am using in the script which doesn't run at all.
That comman uses different user privileges like ptadmin
i am not... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: ajnabi
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am running a script by scheduling it using the cron. The line in the cron file is -
10 * * * * ksh -v /apps/gofis/svam/cos_automation/cos_automation.sh vpqa > /apps/gofis/svam/cos_automation/cron.log 2>&1
But after the job is executed, the cron.log contains some part from... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: ankurgupta