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Old 12-13-2004, 01:27 PM   #1
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cron 'test' message in my /var/log/messages file

When I open my /var/log/messages file, I keep seeing hundreds of lines like this:

Dec 12 03:02:00 tcm CRON[1395]: (root) CMD (test -x /usr/sbin/run-crons && /usr/sbin/run-crons)
I tried to read the cron man pages and I looked in my /etc/crontab file, but I just don't see where this is comming from.

Does anyone know how to get rid of this?
Old 12-13-2004, 05:03 PM   #2
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If it helps, I get this message once every minute.


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