crontab unix questions
Posted on 2011-09-13
i'm a complete novice at unix and am working my way through scheduling a scheduled task using crontab. i've created a .sh file that calls a .sql file that inserts one record into a database. if i run the .sh file using sh myfile.sh it works as expected. I added an entry to my crontab file to run the file but keep getting a permission denied error. looking at my crontab file I can see other entries there already, so I know the user i have has permissions.
what could i be doing wrong?
thanks in advance for the help.