cron job run in background by Default

is it possible run cron job not in background ?
Andy GoodarziAsked:
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I think cron jobs are run by the cron daemon, so they won't run in your foreground, but what are you wanting to achieve, exactly?
The use of cron is mainly for background tasks.  You'd have to start a foreground process to bring it forward.

Something along the lines of the following would do it.
0 * * * *  DISPLAY=:0 xterm -e /path/to/
Andy GoodarziAuthor Commented:
i want to see what happen while my running .
Gerwin Jansen, EE MVETopic Advisor Commented:
>> i want to see what happen while my running .
You can output everything that is done in your script by calling it with the -xv flags and redirecting it's output to a file.

If this is your crontab entry:

0 8 * * * /home/user/

and your shell is sh then change the crontab entry to this:

0 8 * * * /bin/sh -xv /home/user/ >> /home/user/

When the script has run, check /home/user/ for what has happened.

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