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1. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Can crontab be removed from an AIX system. We had a script that was running on the system. It stopped working. An outside vendor said that crontab does not exist on the system. and that is why it is not running. How can i verify this and get it back on the systems if needed?
thanks (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: fierfek
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am trying to create a cron job but i get an error
I have 2 files my main shell script with html which is genWebsite.sh and another called config.sh which hold variables that I pass to genWebsite.sh by using the line ./source config.sh.
I want a cron job to refresh a html generated... (14 Replies)
Discussion started by: scriptnewbie
3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
i have to backup a database everyday on a Sun Microsystem.
i have been looking around and have found that crontab might be the answer.
the list of steps that have to be followed for me to get the database is:
1. on cmd telnet the equipment.
2. put the user name and password.
3. i... (20 Replies)
Discussion started by: vashil
Im setting up crontab to run a command at 0800
my current crontab entry is:
0 8 * * 1,2,3,4,5 tcpdump -s2000 -w'flowroute-%H%M.pcap' -G900 -W34
This should start the script at 800am monday through friday as i understand it.
I have tested this a couple times and it does not start as... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: Nasasdge
I found this line in the root's crontab:
Who does "*/1" mean???
I have never met this case...
Thx (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: Castelior
6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
That should echo Machine name and then the hostnames command into the test file every minute shouldnt it?
Cant seem to get it working. (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: RAFC_99
A job which schedule on every 1st day of the month in crontab is being removed after the job run. What is the possibility that crontab entry can be removed?
Pls advise. Thanks.
This is in sun solaris version 9. (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: KhawHL
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am going to design the crontab..........
May I get some help.... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: sathiyamoorthy
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
i wrote a shell script and put it in a crontab.
but the script is not working.
thanks in advance (10 Replies)
Discussion started by: rajan_ka1
10. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
sz command transfer files from unix to hyperterminal (in WINDOWS OS)
CRONTAB is used for jobs periodically
can we use sz command in the crontab in UNIX Operating systems ? If so plz guide me, as iam unable to put sz command in crontab
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Discussion started by: manikumar