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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have written an executable file in unix and I was able to execute it successfully but when I called this file with cron job it was giving error like "permission denied" and "No such file or directory".
Please help in how cron calls the file and what permission is required on the file... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: vipin kumar rai
When i am trying to open crontab throught command crontab -e. It is not opening?
# crontab -e
sh: vim: not found
The crontab file was not changed.
Please let me know how to open and edit it??? (10 Replies)
Discussion started by: kkalyan
3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have a perl script which Im planning to run every minute.
I have set the cron job as
* * * * * PATH= /usr/local/bin:/usr/bin:/usr/sbin:/usr/lib; perl /dm2/www/html/isos/pre5.3/autoDownload.pl
I assume the script is executing every minute only because I see a entry like below when I do... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: srijith
4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Hey guys... first post here...
I have set up the following cron to create daily backups for me and rotate them weekly:
date=`date +%d`; tar -zcvf /home/mysite/backups/backup_dev_$date.tgz /home/mysite/public_html/dev/app --exclude=/home/mysite/public_html/dev/app/tmp
However, I keep... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: Crazy Serb
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am trying to run a script through contab. The script can only be executed once user logs in as su - oracle. I have tested the script other then cronjob and it executes successfully, more over the paths used in the script are absolute paths.
Crontab entries are as as below.... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Asteroid
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a TCL script which i am supposed to run as a cron job..
The script works fine from command line , but when run as a cron job , its unable to find a package,,
my crontab is as follows.
* * * * * PATH=/cm8/auto/Automation/Library/TclLib
... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: Sudharshana
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have created a cron job for the vtiger workflow to execute the shell file named com_vtiger_workflow.sh to run the workflow.
I've created the following line in crotab -e :
00 13 * * * /var/www/html/prashant/cron/modules/com_vtiger_workflow/com_vtiger_tiger_workflow.sh | mail -s 'Check... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: anaigini45
new to unix here, im learning how to schedule jobs with crontab. The following cron job runs under root but not under a test account i created.
50 11 * * 0 /usr/bin/banner "HELLO" > /dev/console
i have no idea with it isn't running under the test account but runs right on time when i create... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: solne
I am trying to setup cronjob and once I start to save it is not working. This is what I am getting after I executed crontab -e, I am not even getting the privious entry and I am running from root.
10 3 * * * /usr/sbin/logadm
Why is it not saving? Any input is... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: mokkan
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have problem in executing a shell script. When the shell script is executed at the shell prompt the script works successfully but when the same script is run as a cron job it fails to execute the files called within the shell script.
I have scheduled the job in my crontab file as
... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: forumthreads