5260Re: [nslu2-general] Cron appends junk to my wget downloads!
- Oct 10, 2006On 10/10/06, Airw0lf <aerwulfe@...> wrote:
> My wget_script is as follows:Maybe redirecting the stdout of the cron script might help:
> cd /public
> /opt/bin/wget -c -i /public/download.txt
> download.txt merely contains a list of URLs for wget to download.
> Now when I check the files downloaded by crontab, I always find junk
> appended to the ends of the files! Here is an example of the bytes appended
> to the end of one file:
> 31 30 30 25 20 20 20 37 36 2E 30 32 20 4B 42 2F 73 0A 0A
> Using a hex editor, I can identify this as "100% 76.02 KB/s..". So it
> seems that output from the shell is being put inside my downloads!
/opt/bin/wget -c -i /public/downliad.txt > /dev/null 2>&1
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Homer: (pause) A dinosaur.
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