Cron message puzzle
cs at zip.com.au
Sun Jan 28 23:19:17 UTC 2007
On 26Jan2007 19:25, Anne Wilson <cannewilson at tiscali.co.uk> wrote:
| Unfortunately that has only partially solved the problem. I'm now getting
| logwatch messages, but no cron ones. There is a small backup job due to run
| twice daily, and I haven't seen any message for it yet. The job clearly ran
| this afternoon, as I can see files on the backup drive that were not created
| until this morning.
Are they being delivered to the machine itself instead? I have noticed that
some jobs deliver to root at localhost or some icky variant like that, and some
do not. Annoying.
Is there a /var/log/maillog file tracing mail delivery? (Possibly
another syslog file.)
Cameron Simpson <cs at zip.com.au> DoD#743
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