Its better that you add below line in your .profile file so that everytime you login the EDITOR gets set to vi and is exported.
I think you have taken another session and then tried to crontab -e but the EDITOR wasn't set permanently hence it has given you 96 [the number of characrers].
I have put a cron entry in oracle user for taking hot backup every wednesday@ 2.30 AM and have given the cron entry
30 02 * * 3 /u01/vijay/hotbackupcron 2>&1 >> /u01/vijay/hotbackup.log
also find below the script inside hotbackupcron, i have put in env variables as well
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Hi I am trying to test the crontab entry by setting time as below ( set ahead more than 3min before saving the cron)
30 15 1-27 * * && (cd /scripts;./script.csh.prod.UAT /dev/null 2>&1)
But this is not working, but below one is working.
30 15 1-27 * * (cd... (1 Reply)
I have a perl script which used 'glance' command to return all the processes with the thread count.
It is working fine when it is executed as a command, but as a crontab entry, the perl script is not getting executed.
my $cmd=`glance -bootup -adviser_only... (1 Reply)
i need to setup a cronjob that has will execute iostat command from morning to evening time.
for instance the timing has will be like this.
8:00 A.M -- 6:00P.M
how to define this entry in crontab
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Hi Everyone , have a nice day
given below is the line i have added in crontab
* * * * * /Rauf/script2.sh
intended to run this script after every minute , when i run this script manually it runs fine and produces output , but after adding it to crontab ( like given above ) , it doesnt work
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