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If the cron job run every 15 minute, it will fill up mail box. Does anyone has any idea. Thanks "Davide Bianchi" <davideyeahsureonlyforfun.net> wrote in message news:c4bkg9$2fdao6$1ID-18487.news.uni-berlin.de... > In comp.unix.admin cljlk <cljlkhotmail.com> wrote: > > Are there any tools we can monitor the cron job is dead? > > ps -ef | grep cron will tell > > > it runs. > > have him send you an e-mail when it does. > Davide > > -- > | Good-bye. I am leaving because I am bored. -- George Saunders' dying > | words > | > |...

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    If the cron job run every 15 minute, it will fill up mail box.
    Does anyone has any idea.
    Thanks

    "Davide Bianchi" <davideyeahsureonlyforfun.net> wrote in message
    news:c4bkg9$2fdao6$1ID-18487.news.uni-berlin.de...
    > In comp.unix.admin cljlk <cljlkhotmail.com> wrote:
    > > Are there any tools we can monitor the cron job is dead?
    >
    > ps -ef | grep cron will tell
    >
    > > it runs.
    >
    > have him send you an e-mail when it does.
    > Davide
    >
    > --
    > | Good-bye. I am leaving because I am bored. -- George Saunders' dying
    > | words
    > |
    > |

    cljlk Guest

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    cljlk wrote:
    > If the cron job run every 15 minute, it will fill up mail box.
    > Does anyone has any idea.
    > Thanks
    >

    What sort of job is it?

    You could, for instance, write a wrapper for the app that
    will create a file with the process id, then run a daemon that
    checks for that process id, then log the time in a file. If it
    returns negative, it alerts you.
    > "Davide Bianchi" <davideyeahsureonlyforfun.net> wrote in message
    > news:c4bkg9$2fdao6$1ID-18487.news.uni-berlin.de...
    >
    >>In comp.unix.admin cljlk <cljlkhotmail.com> wrote:
    >>
    >>>Are there any tools we can monitor the cron job is dead?
    >>
    >>ps -ef | grep cron will tell
    >>
    >>
    >>>it runs.
    >>
    >>have him send you an e-mail when it does.
    >>Davide
    >>
    >>--
    >>| Good-bye. I am leaving because I am bored. -- George Saunders' dying
    >>| words
    >>|
    >>|
    >
    >
    >
    Charles Buckley Guest

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