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RE: cron 3.0.1-19 will not run shell scripts
- From: "Harig, Mark" <maharig at idirect dot net>
- To: "John S." <itsphantom02 at yahoo dot com>
- Cc: "Cygwin Users" <cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- Date: Mon, 30 Oct 2006 17:34:27 -0500
- Subject: RE: cron 3.0.1-19 will not run shell scripts
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> [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org] On Behalf Of John S.
> Sent: Monday, October 30, 2006 5:04 PM
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> Subject: cron 3.0.1-19 will not run shell scripts
> I hope this is an easy one.
> cron will not run any shell scripts.
> As far as I can tell cron works fine, but cron will
> not run any shell scripts. The shell scripts work fine
> if invoked from the shell.
The Cygwin distribution of 'cron' includes a shell script
named 'cron_diagnose.sh' that you might find useful in
locating the source of your problem. Run the following
commands at your shell prompt:
$ cygcheck -c cron
$ cygcheck -l cron
The first command will verify that your 'cron' installation
is valid, or not. The second command will list the files included
in the 'cron' distribution. You can use this list to locate
'cron_diagnose.sh' in your environment.
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