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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have an Ubuntu machine that I'd like to update automatically. I've written an expect script to run the aptitude package manager and update my packages. Essentially it does:
aptitude update && aptitude upgrade while answering "yes" at the appropriate time.
It works quite nicely when run... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: CluelessPerson
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
having problem running my cronjob, need the script to run every monday. And the error i'm getting is "No such file or directory", i've tried to change the env to /bin/bash and also /usr/bin/sh but both failed. Need help here. tq
0 0 * * 1 /bin/bash /home/omc/munir/raccli_rnc.sh
Rgds... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: adawiyah29
3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
hi everyone I'm newbie in this forum hope I can get some help here :)
I have a command in crontab that executed every 1 minute
sometime this command need more than 1 minute to finish
the problem is, the crontab execute this command although it's not finish processing yet and causing the system... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: 2j4h
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have script which is properly running but when i schedule it in cron it throws an error like :
Your "cron" job on retrprdapp1
/usr/bin/sh /retr/cron/ftp.sh 2>&1
produced the following output:
/retr/cron/ftp.sh: syntax error at line 17: `(' unexpected
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Discussion started by: rajagasti
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Found this forum googling for solutions. Great community this!
Im looking for help trying to run a php script every 20 minutes.
The script basically has to loop continuously forever but inexplicably hangs every 30 minutes or so. I have not been able to debug the script and find... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: aras
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a very basic perl script that attempts to find if a process is running. If the process is not running then the script is supposed to start the process. If I execute the script from command line it works fine as expected. However if the script is executed via cronjob, the script cannot find... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: ypant
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
Im very new at working with unix and this problem I simply can not understand. I know there are a lot of threads about problems with shell scripts behaving differently when run from a terminal and from a cronjob. I have tried everything(almost) but I still havent cracked this problem.
Im... (15 Replies)
Discussion started by: Nightowl
8. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I have a shell script which has a sql plus code and unix if else condition.
The file is located at root.I logged in as a root user and i have all permissions. I tried to set up a cron job so that the script need to run every minute.the script is running successfully without any problem. I... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: sanei05
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a shell script, it run ok if executed from the path it is located at but doesnot run when the same is tried through cron-job.
can someone help me please.
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Discussion started by: gauravshrinivas
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
Some how, variables are not getting exported while running the script in cronjob. Variable value is coming blank. But the variables are geting the value when the same script I am running manually. Any idea why?
When running the script in cron-job
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Discussion started by: csaha