chowse at charter.net
Wed Nov 26 09:53:14 PST 2003
On Wednesday 26 November 2003 10:41 am, stuart.gibson at bridgeman.co.uk wrote:
> I have a number of scripts that run every night using a crontab. In my
> crontab file I'm using the MAILTO flag to get cron to email me every
> time it runs which results in a lot of emails.
> Is there any way of instructing cron to only email me if the cron job
By default, cron will email you whatever would be shown on the terminal when
the script runs.
The way I get around this is to redirect the stdout of the script to /dev/
0 0 * * * /root/bin/myscript.sh > /dev/null
Random Murphy's Law:
All general statements are false. (Think about it.)
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