On Mon, 2006-02-20 at 20:41 +0000, ABOKHALAF, Nassri Abdellatif wrote: > Did you restart the crontab service after the change ? > If not, crontab wont be aware of the changes. > > Nassri > > > rado wrote: > > > for some reason, crontab is not picking up a job here > > listed. I, for > > > one see nothing wrong w/it as I have been running approx the same > > > basic crontab for well over a year now. I have just put this box on > > > line about a week ago tho soooo...here's the crontab: > > > SHELL=/bin/bash > > > PATH=/sbin:/bin:/usr/sbin:/usr/bin > > > MAILTO=root > > > HOME=/ > > > > > > # run-parts > > > 01 * * * * root run-parts /etc/cron.hourly > > > 02 4 * * * root run-parts /etc/cron.daily > > > 22 4 * * 0 root run-parts /etc/cron.weekly > > > 42 4 1 * * root run-parts /etc/cron.monthly > > > 05 * * * * /usr/bin/freshclam > > > # The redhad admin doc says you don't have to restart crond after making changes because it runs every minute although I have done a restart on it many times.