How to silence cron?

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Fri Sep 11 18:44:49 UTC 2020

On Fri, Sep 11, 2020 at 03:11:22PM +0200, Per olof Ljungmark wrote:
>What would be the proper way to silence output from a php script running
>under cron? I have tried variations of /dev/null and 2>&1 but getting

If this crontab is only for www then, as root, you can crontab -u www -e which
works from a 12.1-p9 machine.

I *think* you can set MAILTO: to /dev/null but I'm not 100% sure. But if you
can, I think it'll do what you want, if that is to have no mail at all for www
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