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Re: crontab on SlugOs

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  • gopher3_8
    Wow, that crontab file is sensitive regarding permissions. Changed from 644 to 600 and now it runs. ... (hence
    Message 1 of 6 , Mar 31, 2008
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      Wow, that crontab file is sensitive regarding permissions. Changed
      from 644 to 600 and now it runs.

      --- In nslu2-linux@yahoogroups.com, "gopher3_8" <gopher38@...> wrote:
      >
      > I'm going to add my cron question on to this one.
      >
      > I'm running Unslung and have installed cron, but my jobs (rsync) are
      > not running. I'm using the crontab file in /opt/etc. I checked
      > /var/log/messages and there is a message (BAD FILE MODE) for
      > (/opt/etc/crontab) when optware cron loads at boot. Quick check of
      > the web says that crontab should have 644 permissions, however I still
      > get this message after changing the permissions. To tlhackque,
      > perhaps this is also your problem. To anyone else, did you have this
      > problem and do you have any suggestions? Thanks.
      >
      >
      > --- In nslu2-linux@yahoogroups.com, "tlhackque" <tlhackque@> wrote:
      > >
      > > The optware cron runs in parallel with the system cron. The optware
      > > cron uses /opt/etc/crontab. I've looked at it, but not set it up, so
      > > not sure how to get crontab pointed at /opt. The general rule for
      > > optware is that files are stored under /opt/xxx instead of /xxx
      (hence
      > > OPTware.)
      > >
      > > If you get it configured and fully functional, please create a wiki
      > > page with the recipe.
      > >
      > > > Where is the crontab file stored under slugos ?
      > > >
      > >
      >
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