Script runs manually, but cron fails

Emile van Sebille emile at
Sat Jul 25 00:41:59 CEST 2009

On 7/24/2009 2:11 PM Bryan said...
> The script runs fine in my bash shell, what could cron be doing to
> interfere?

It's likely environmental -- make sure you're starting with the same 
path, etc.  Sometimes I'll create a sell script by env'ing to a bash 
script file and append the actual command to execute, chmod a+x the 
script and put that in the cron file.  Then strip out variables until 
you find the missing culprit.



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