[SATLUG] cron help?
bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Tue Sep 28 23:10:10 CDT 2010
Paul Halmos wrote:
> Here are the default contents of the rsyslog.conf file on a Fedora 12 system.
> # Log cron stuff
> cron.* /var/log/cron
Well that looks OK. I'm not familiar with rsyslog, but you generally
have to stop and restart the cron daemon to get logging to start.
As Paul said, make sure /var/log/cron exists.
Try adding a statement to the crontab file like:
0 2 * * * /bin/echo "Testing";/path/to/your/script
That should run at 2AM. Adjust the frequency to suit. Always use the
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