[nSLUG] crontab help

Greg Estabrooks greg at phaze.org
Fri Nov 2 16:47:42 ADT 2007


Vikram Chhatre wrote:
> bash-2.05b$ export EDITOR=/usr/local/bin/nano
> bash-2.05b$ echo $EDITOR
> /usr/local/bin/nano
>
> bash-2.05b$ crontab -e
> skipping 13 old session files
> reading /var/spool/cron/crontab.25106
> Read /var/spool/cron/crontab.25106, 1 lines, 38 chars
> 20  13  *  *  *  /usr/local/bin/alarm
>   


Out of curiousity,  try


 VISUAL=/usr/local/bin/nano crontab -e




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