periodic issue, email

RW rwmaillists at
Thu Aug 5 16:30:53 UTC 2010

On Thu, 5 Aug 2010 09:10:53 -0700
Jason <jhelfman at> wrote:

> Hello,
> I am trying to get periodic to not send mail to root, and only log,
> but have been unsuccessful thus far.

> Here are the contents of my /etc/periodic.conf file (0644, root,
> wheel): 
> daily_output="/var/log/daily.log"
> weekly_output="/var/log/weekly.log"
> monthly_output="//var/log/monthly.log"

Is it perhaps the security log that you are seeing? You are missing: 


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