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Old 07-23-2009
cron job qiestions

I have script that sends an email every time I run the script. I setup cron job with that script as follows.
#crontab -e
added as following to run every 5mins.
*/5 0 * * * /usr/local/bin/sysmon
I checked cron is running. But I'm not getting any emails as I get it when I run manually. Any ideas.
Thanks.
# 2  
Old 07-23-2009
The way you wrote it, it will run every five minutes, between midnight and 1 am. Change the line to
Code:
*/5 * * * * /usr/local/bin/sysmon

and everything should be fine.

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