Will cron runnnnig as a service cause the server to lock up?

Larry Hall (Cygwin) reply-to-list-only-lh@cygwin.com
Thu Aug 26 18:13:00 GMT 2010

On 8/26/2010 1:37 PM, Blaine Miller wrote:
> Hello, Larry,
> I'm getting this message in the Event Log for cron kicking off...
> The description for Event ID ( 0 ) in Source ( /usr/sbin/cron ) cannot be
> found. The local computer may not have the necessary registry information or
> message DLL files to display messages from a remote computer. You may be able
> to use the /AUXSOURCE= flag to retrieve this description; see Help and
> Support for details. The following information is part of the event:
> /usr/sbin/cron: PID 2160: (Administrator) CMD
> (/cygdrive/c/scripts/xfer_nab_csnab.sh).
> Does it mean anything?

That's an informational message only.


A: Yes.
> Q: Are you sure?
>> A: Because it reverses the logical flow of conversation.
>>> Q: Why is top posting annoying in email?

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