[FAQ pointer] Re: Cron

Kevin D. Kinsey, DaleCo, S.P. kdk at daleco.biz
Thu Oct 9 07:53:36 PDT 2003

Scott Rothgaber wrote:

> Lowell Gilbert wrote:
>> A simple copy won't work; the files have different formats.
> Understood. The format of the tab is fine. When the command runs, 
> however, there is a path problem because the job will generate errors 
> like "chkgrp: not found." 

Cron has a very limited environment, as you've discovered.

Give it the full path to the executable (/usr/bin/checkgrp), it'll be 


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