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Old 09-02-2012, 05:36 AM   #1
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cron error by user in ubuntu


I have ubuntu 10. I have setup cron which does not work by cron but its commands runs manually(no error)

even I am trying to login and check by user(which cron was running above) and run crontab -l getting error.

cannot chdir(/var/spool/cron), bailing out.
/var/spool/cron: Permission denied

Please help, this will be highly appriciable.
Old 09-02-2012, 10:16 AM   #2
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I have found and did , now getting the permission denied error. but cron is not working by cron

# chmod o+rx /var/spool/cron

Please help.


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