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Re: [nslu2-linux] crond running command multiple times

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  • Marcel Nijenhof
    ... It looks like you tested how the crond command worked. Unfortunately it didn t work like you expected and for instance crond -help just started a new
    Message 1 of 2 , Aug 30, 2009
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      On Sat, 2009-08-29 at 14:56 -0700, bcbob43 wrote:
      > 3. I noticed that there are multiple cron processes running:
      > # ps | grep cron*
      > 395 root 564 S /usr/sbin/crond
      > 566 root 564 S N /usr/sbin/crond -help
      > 568 root 564 S N /usr/sbin/crond -l
      > 636 root 564 S N crond
      > 651 root 564 S N crond -l
      > 653 root 564 S N crond -help
      > 997 root 424 S N grep cron*
      >
      > Any ideas what is going on?

      It looks like you tested how the crond command worked.
      Unfortunately it didn't work like you expected and for instance
      "crond -help" just started a new cron daemon.

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      Marcel Nijenhof
      Optware package developer
      nslu2@...
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