2 cron problems and 1 solution on XP

Brian Dessent brian@dessent.net
Sat Oct 1 04:20:00 GMT 2005

Mike Dieter wrote:

> Is there a way to suppress CRON MAILING ME from 'mature' scripts where I
> think I know what cron will say and I don't care?

In addition to what Eric said (lose the '&' at the end), you can use
MAILTO="" to tell cron not to send any mail on failure.  "man 5 crontab"
should be enlightening.


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