[nSLUG] crontab help

Ryan Ernst rernst-lists at warflame.ca
Fri Nov 2 12:36:29 ADT 2007


What's the value of the $EDITOR shell variable?

On 11/2/07, Vikram Chhatre <crypticlineage at gmail.com> wrote:
> I have been trying to edit my crontab file, but can't open the text
> editor using following syntax:
>
> bash-2.05b$ crontab -e
> skipping 3 old session files
> reading /var/spool/cron/crontab.20833
> Read /var/spool/cron/crontab.20833, 0 lines, 0 chars
>
>
> This is all I get.  I tried it with root privileges and got similar
> results.   Any ideas?
>
> Thanks
> Vikram
>
>
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