[nSLUG] crontab help

Rick Burdon burdonrc at gmail.com
Fri Nov 2 14:47:33 ADT 2007


At least you know it has nothing to do with the editor.

Rick

On Nov 2, 2007 2:32 PM, Vikram Chhatre <crypticlineage at gmail.com> wrote:

>
> Changed the editor to nano:
>
> $echo $EDITOR
> $/usr/local/bin/nano
>
> $crontab -e
> skipping 14 old session files
> reading /var/spool/cron/crontab.24785
> Read /var/spool/cron/crontab.24785, 0 lines, 0 chars
>
> $crontab -l
> no crontab for vikram
>
> #crontab -e -u vikram
> skipping 14 old session files
> reading /var/spool/cron/crontab.24785
> Read /var/spool/cron/crontab.24785, 0 lines, 0 chars
>
> What gives?
>
> V
>
>
>
> Rick Burdon wrote:
> > Try changing you defaul editor to vi or nano. Some examples below
>
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