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Re: Cygwin Cron problem
Thanks Pierre, I have mailed to cygwin.
Pierre A. Humblet wrote:
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "shash" <shashikiran.v>
> To: <cygwin>
> Sent: Wednesday, August 08, 2007 5:39 AM
> Subject: Cygwin Cron problem
> | Hi,
> | Before I start, I would like to inform that, I went through all FAQs and
> | other threads before posting here.
> | I came across this thread where I faced the similar error, but couldn't
> | what they did to resolve it.
> | I 'm trying to schedule a shell script on cygwin using cron. No matter
> | I do I don't seem to get the cron job executing my bash script.
> | My script is temp.sh
> | echo `date` > /home/test/temp.log
> | crontab -e is having the following details
> | * * * * * sh /home/test/temp.sh > /home/test/temp.sh.err 2>&1
> | I did use the paths in the script itself and I also used the windows
> | where the cygwin installed(/cygdrive/d/cygwin/).
> | I also tried using the following by editing the crontab:
> | * * * * * date > /home/test/date.txt
> | Still not working. I don't have administrator login. I ran the
> | cron_diagnose.sh and it din't give me any errors.
> When you run cron_diagnose.sh you should see the following on the screen:
> If you cannot fix the problem, then report it to firstname.lastname@example.org.
> Please run the script /usr/bin/cronbug and ATTACH its output
> (the file cronbug.txt) to your e-mail.
> Please do that after you have tried to launch cron with cron-config.
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