Problem with cron

Michael Schwendt mschwendt at
Sun Mar 24 10:19:51 UTC 2013

On Sat, 23 Mar 2013 18:00:22 -0700, Joe Zeff wrote:

> On 03/23/2013 04:36 PM, Reindl Harald wrote:
> > and what says "ps aux | grep cron"?
> Neither cron nor anacron is listed.  Somehow, I'm not surprised.

I'm also not surprised, but I've asked about /var/log/cron early.
It tells much about whether crond is running and processing cron jobs,
including system tasks. So many posts in this thread, and so many
words in each of them, and the solution could have been found much
faster with a little bit of trouble-shooting.

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