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Re: SWISH-E Won't run from Cron?

From: Bill Moseley <moseley(at)>
Date: Fri Jul 28 2006 - 17:11:53 GMT
On Fri, Jul 28, 2006 at 10:02:48AM -0700, Shammah Chancellor wrote:
> I'm running SWiSH-E as such from cron:
> 0 0 * * * /usr/bin/swish-e -c /var/www/eaf1.conf -f /var/www/eaf1.index
> When I check in the morning the index file is not modified, nor do I get 
> an email with any output.  I tried setting my PATH to "/bin:/usr/bin" 
> and running the command from the console, and it works fine.
> Any ideas what's going on?

Probably a difference in your environment.

I'd expect to see any errors in cron's output (emailed to you), but
you could also replace the cron entry with a shell script and capture
stderr and stdout to a file.

BTW -- don't reply to an existing message to start a new thread.

Bill Moseley

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Received on Fri Jul 28 10:11:54 2006