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Old 09-29-2008, 04:10 AM   #1
ksmatthews
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Question programming crontab


Hi There,

Does anyone have any ideas about editing crontab programmatically using PHP.

When a crontab file is created by a user, where does it actually live ?? Which directory ?

The crontab manual recommends NOT trying to edit the crontab file manually but by using
crontab -e.

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Steven M
 
Old 09-29-2008, 04:40 AM   #2
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Typically they're in /var/spool/cron. You will probably need to restart cron for any changes to take effect.
 
  


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