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Old 11-15-2006, 02:53 PM   #1
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Where are the crontab entries stored?

Where are the crontab entries stored?

I want to cat a file and view the crontab entries and not use
crontab -e
crontab -l

Is there a way to do this?
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there should be a file for every user that is allowed to and has a crontab
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Thanks, that worked!


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