renas13 at yahoo.com
Thu Oct 20 04:30:39 PDT 2005
>>It will not start! I edit it with crontab -e and
>>*/5 * * * * root /usr/local/www/mrtg/run.sh with vi
>afaik, you don't define user who runs that crontab
>there, so remove
>"root" and say crontab -e as root when you want
toedit >it and you
>should be ok.
Thank you dear friend. I did the changes you told me.
So, I did remove "root" and say crontab -e as root but
nothing changed. it kept sending mail saying that it
cannot find mrtg directory...BUT there is one..
I also copied the run.sh scritp to the parent folder.
and now crontab -l gives:
*/5 * * * * /usr/local/www/run.sh
and i get now THIS mail:
>N 1 root at BSD.e-global.gr Thu Oct 20 12:35 23/874
"Cron <root at BSD> /usr/local/www/run.sh"
>From root at BSD.BSD.org Thu Oct 20 12:35:00 2005
Date: Thu, 20 Oct 2005 12:35:00 +0300 (EEST)
From: root at BSD.BSD.org (Cron Daemon)
To: root at BSD.BSD.org
Subject: Cron <root at BSD> /usr/local/www/run.sh
env: mrtg: No such file or directory
I also checked the /etc/crontab and there is nothing
more than the default in there, as well as
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