[CentOS] Crontab problem

Joost Waversveld joost at waversveld.nl
Tue Oct 5 04:10:48 EDT 2010


Hi,

Did you use full paths to your executables in your script? 

If you run an script from crontab, you could have other/missing
enviroment variables.


Best regards,

Joost

On Tue, 5 Oct 2010 10:04:18 +0200, "Jennifer Botten"
<jennifer at etech.co.za> wrote:
> Hi, 
> 
> I seem to have a problem with crontab. I am running CentOS 5.5. If I
> add my bakup scripts into crontab they take very long to run. If I run
> my scripts manually they run 100%. I have also tried vixiecron, same
> issue. Any ideas? 
> 
> Thanks 
> 
> Jenny



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