Crontab rsync does not backup to NAS device
I have a WD MyWorldBook Edition II NAS drive that I am attempting to back up a folder (and its contents) with rsync using crontab every hour.
when I run the line in a terminal window, it runs perfectly fine, but will not do so in crontab
i have looked around on the net, and found i should do this:
i mapped the nas drive using this:
'but will not do so in crontab' ?? What are the symptoms/error msgs?
The usual issue is that cron has a minimal env, so you need to refix all progs and files with complete paths eg
instead of just
Usually cron will email the crontab owner or root with error msgs if it fails.
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