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Re: [SLE] cron email
  • From: Kenneth Schneider <suselist@xxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 10 May 2004 15:35:30 -0400
  • Message-id: <1084217729.21980.17.camel@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Mon, 2004-05-10 at 17:25, Jim Sabatke wrote:
> Is there anyway to suppress cron emails on successful
> running of a program. I'm using cron to check my email via
> fetchmail, and it emails me every 5 minutes. I want
> fetchmail to check, even when I'm not logged in, so I'm
> using cron.
>
> --
> Jim Sabatke
> Hire Me!! - See my resume at http://my.execpc.com/~jsabatke
>
> Do not meddle in the affairs of Dragons, for you are crunchy
> and good with ketchup.


Add "2>&1 > /dev/null" to the end of your command to re-direct output to
the bit bucket (without the quotes).


--
Ken Schneider
unix user since 1989
linux user since 1994
SuSE user since 1998 (5.2)



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