Crontab Question

David Wolfskill david at
Wed Apr 10 21:47:23 UTC 2019

On Wed, Apr 10, 2019 at 04:34:49PM -0500, Software Info wrote:
> I see. I had however copied the output of env to the etc/crontab PATH line. Wouldn’t that care for an environment issue though?
> Regards
> SI
> ....

The execution search path has no (direct) bearing on the current working
directory (and vice versa).

Your script cannot assume any particular current working directory.  If
you need to set it, do so (in the script itself).

David H. Wolfskill				david at
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