Crontab file (root user)

Renato Botelho rbgarga at
Fri Sep 17 06:37:55 PDT 2004

On Fri, 17 Sep 2004 09:36:01 -0400 (EDT), Steve Bertrand
<iaccounts at> wrote:
> Hi all,
> I'm wondering where the crontab is located for the root user. I know
> there is the system crontab in /etc, however doing a #crontab -e when
> su'd to root, it comes up with a different crontab.
> Is there a file on the system that actually contains the root users
> crontab entries?

In /var/cron/tabs you have a file named root for root crontab.

Renato Botelho
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