[ELDK] crond not working

Detlev Zundel dzu at denx.de
Fri Feb 26 18:27:04 CET 2010

Hi Germano,

> Thanks, and you are right, my /etc/crontab missed that field.
> However, even after following the steps you described here, it didnt
> work for me yet. Something is for sure different in my system. It is a
> pity that the crond program dont give much output for helping to find
> out what it can be missing yet.

Stupid question - did you restart crond after changing crontab?


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