cron jobs

Jonathan T. Sage sagejona at
Thu Dec 25 07:24:02 PST 2003

shawn wrote:
>   I installed MRTG and got it working. Noticed that it seemed it was not polling on its own. So I changed the cron job to make it poll more often and in fact its not polling on its own. 
>   Also noticed that I stopped receiving my Dailey, reports via email.. I'm also trouble shooting a send mail issue though so that don't really surprise me. 
>   I did 
>   sh /etc/crontab
>   and got this
>   /etc/crontab: */1: not found
>   /etc/crontab: */1: not found
>   0: not found
>   1: not found
>   15: not found
>   30: not found
>   1,31: not found
>   I thought it looked funny so I looked at Logs ...
>    skywalker /usr/sbin/cron[41045]: (root) CMD (/usr/libexec/atrun)
>    skywalker /usr/sbin/cron[41051]: (root) CMD (/usr/libexec/atrun)
>    /usr/sbin/cron[41056]: (root) CMD (/usr/libexec/atrun)
>    /usr/sbin/cron[41066]: (root) CMD (/usr/libexec/atrun)
>    /usr/sbin/cron[41070]: (root) CMD (/usr/libexec/atrun)
>    /usr/sbin/cron[41074]: (root) CMD (/usr/libexec/atrun)
>    /usr/sbin/cron[41094]: (root) CMD (/usr/libexec/atrun)
>    /usr/sbin/cron[41109]: (root) CMD (/usr/libexec/atrun)
>    /usr/sbin/cron[41115]: (root) CMD (/usr/libexec/atrun)
>    /usr/sbin/cron[41127]: (root) CMD (/usr/libexec/atrun)
>   Nothing looked odd to me.. 
>   Any thoughts? 
can you resend this question and include the contents of /etc/crontab as 


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