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Re: Different Result using ps -efW (Manual & Cron)
- From: Corinna Vinschen <corinna-cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Thu, 20 Jun 2013 12:52:58 +0200
- Subject: Re: Different Result using ps -efW (Manual & Cron)
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- Reply-to: cygwin at cygwin dot com
On Jun 20 01:22, Jun Iriola wrote:
> I made a simple script that should detect if a certain service is running or not. ÂSaid script will run via cron.
> When I tested it and executed it manually in the command prompt, it list all Cygwin and Windows processes. But when I put it in cron, the number of services detected were not the same. Account used is the same during manual execution and also on cron.
> To get the list of services, I use this command /usr/bin/ps -efW.
> Do you have any idea why such behavior? ÂHelp is very much appreciated. ÂThanks.
It's probably related to your user token's permissions. See
Try using method 3, it should give full, equivalent access as in
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