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Old 11-12-2007
cron job showing rc=1 msg

Hi,

I m trying to schedule a shell script. But execution of cron job logs rc=1 message.

Can anyone throw some light on this???

Thanks & Regards,
Chaitrali.
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Old 11-12-2007
For the umpteenth time now:

CRON JOBS HAVE NO ENVIRONMENT

provide one and your job will probably run.

bakunin
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