Avatar of SimpleJoe
Flag for United States of America

asked on 

cron job not running as root

Hi, this has stumped some techs. I'm on a cPanel server and added this root cron job entry using "crontab -e" --

0,15,30,45 * * * * perl /home/chat8/public_html/ftp-mon/client/ftp-mon.cgi

it runs fine when I run it from the command line, but it is not running as a
cron job every 15 minutes starting at the top of the hour as it should

I've edited other existing cron entries and that works, so I know crons are running and I know I'm editing the correct root cron file

any ideas?

Avatar of undefined
Last Comment

8/22/2022 - Mon