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How to see which cron jobs are not running? (2 Replies)
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2. Red Hat
I'm running cronjobs on a redhat 5.X. Cronjobs are getting failed frequently so how to find the root cause (2 Replies)
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3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I've got a number of people sending files to me in different directory structures, and users on many different groups who need access to these incoming paths.
My problem is that umask assumes a default of 666 for files. No execute bit, meaning that my users can't even see the incoming folders.... (2 Replies)
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There are two jobs in Solaris , Cron and at jobs..
I know how to disable or enable cron jobs.
How can I enable at jobs and disable it.
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I am a Linux administrator (newbie) in my company. The distro being used in the servers here is Centos 5.3
Just need to know, as a Linux administrator is it better for me to use /etc/crontab to set my cron jobs. I do not want to use the crontab -e to schedule my cron jobs.
That means... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: anaigini45
how to Put a cron entry which should be same script triggered on every Saturday and 1st of every month at 01.00 GMT.
0 2 1 * 6 --( At 2.00 GMT every sat & on 1st of every month)
the above syntax is correct?
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Is it possible to use environment variables within cron jobs. I am using a cron job to run a c program at regular intervals. The C program uses a library and i have set the library path in the LD_LIBRARY_PATH environment variable. But when i ran the job i got the error library not found!! Any... (1 Reply)
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8. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I need to monitor my cron jobs with another unix machine since occasionally the cron will go down on the main server but there are no errors. Can anyone help with a script to write to use the cron on the back up machine to monitor the main server?
I am using SCO and the cron jobs have been... (3 Replies)
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9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Where can someone find info on Cron Jobs? Very new to UNIX and the PC I inherited looks to have several of them. Looks like they are some kind of background program that runs automatically at specified times. Would like to delete some of them and know more about them. (6 Replies)
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I was wondering if itīs possible to cron job not to run on a certian day and time. Iīve got a job that runs everyday at 08:00
but would like it not to run on the 20:th between 08:00 and 10:00
Anyone know if this is possible, and if. How do i do it?
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