Problem with cron

Steven Stern subscribed-lists at
Sat Mar 23 23:20:16 UTC 2013

On 03/23/2013 06:13 PM, Joe Zeff wrote:
> On 03/23/2013 04:06 PM, Steven Stern wrote:
>> Suck it up!
> Just because you like using an obsolete, antique editor that was
> designed before CRTs were in use doesn't mean that everybody else has to
> use it.  Yes, I started out with punched cards, but I've also moved on.
>  Maybe it's time for you to do the same?

Sometimes we just have to bite the bullet.  You're trying to add ONE
LINE to crontab.  Just do it.  Or....

Stop the cron process

edit /var/spool/yourid  (with your favorite editor as root via sudo)

Start the cron process

-- Steve

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