Running a Python script from crontab

Lawrence D'Oliveiro ldo at geek-central.gen.new_zealand
Thu Dec 4 23:58:24 CET 2008


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<6a302e08-e8be-4d5e-b754-11fc18468cc8 at v4g2000yqa.googlegroups.com>, Astley
Le Jasper wrote:

> On Dec 4, 12:34 am, Lawrence D'Oliveiro <l... at geek-
> central.gen.new_zealand> wrote:
>>
>> For example, here are some headers from a recent run of the
>> maildir backup task I have scheduled twice a day:
>>
>> Subject: Cron <ldo at theon> $HOME/bin/backupdir $HOME/.maildir
>> X-Cron-Env: <SHELL=/bin/sh>
>> X-Cron-Env: <HOME=/home/ldo>
>> X-Cron-Env: <PATH=/usr/bin:/bin>
>> X-Cron-Env: <LOGNAME=ldo>
>> X-Cron-Env: <USER=ldo>
> 
> Where do you get the emails from?

>From my local mailbox on the machine.



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