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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 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
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
I want to run a script for every 5 minutes interval.So i developed a script which has to be scheduled to run for every 5 minutes. That script internally runs another script. But the problem is it is not executing properly. Can anybody throw some light on this.
Below are the code... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: RSC1985
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Im totally new with makeing websites ect
The thing is, i wanted to make one of those pimp games, so i installed a script called mypimpscript.. it works but the 10mins cron jobs dont...
ive tried to set it up in cpanel, but im doing it wrong :S
right now it looks like this php... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: princess
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
9. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I have a crontab that runs some shell scripts at fixed intervals. Although, one condition for a script to continue is that a previous instance of the same script should have terminated. But, inspite of the fact that the old instance has finished execution, the new instance still terminates.
... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: puneetarora_12
10. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I have the below crontab job that it will run at every 7:00am - 10:00am , it work fine , now if I want to skip to run the crontab job at a specific time , eg. I want the script not to run at next Monday 8:00am ( only skip this time , other time is normal ) , how can I make it ? is it possible ?... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: ust