[OSM-dev] Problem with cron jobs on dev?

SteveC steve at asklater.com
Fri Mar 16 14:34:20 GMT 2007


cron is working AFAIK. Mayber just enter a single script rather than 
commands? Is the script(s) executable? Do they have #!/bin/bash or 
whatever at the top?

Nick Whitelegg wrote:
> Hello Steve and Nick,
> 
> (cced to dev - has anyone else had similar problem?)
> 
> I've tried to set up a cron job on dev to prepare a UK planet.osm at 12.00 UK 
> time every Wednesday. However it appears not to have worked. Has cron for 
> non-root users been disabled on dev?
> 
> My crontab:
> 
> # m h  dom mon dow   command
> 0 12 * * 3 /bin/bash /home/nick/bin/mkukplanet.sh
> 35 19 * * 3 cp /var/www/nick/mapnik2/fmapgen.cpp /home/nick
> 
> (the second one was a test to do something very simple - it didn't work 
> either)
> 
> Thanks,
> Nick
> 

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have fun,

SteveC steve at asklater.com http://www.asklater.com/steve/




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