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Re: [opensuse] How do I get system mail?
  • From: Bob Williams <linux@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 1 Jan 2010 17:11:39 +0000
  • Message-id: <201001011711.40139.linux@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Friday 01 Jan 2010 16:28:55 Anders Johansson wrote:
On Fri, 2010-01-01 at 15:59 +0000, Bob Williams wrote:
barrowhillfarm:~ # crontab -u root -l
# DO NOT EDIT THIS FILE - edit the master and reinstall.
# (/tmp/crontab.XXXXZ5pVMa installed on Sun Nov 22 19:05:53 2009)
# (Cron version V5.0 -- $Id: crontab.c,v 1.12 2004/01/23 18:56:42 vixie
Exp $) * * * * * echo test

that is the line I was talking about. Since there are no sensible jobs
run from that crontab, simply delete the file

Anders

Many thanks, Anders. I've deleted the line from root's cron, and the
automailbombing has stopped! Peace, at last ;)

Bob
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