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Perl Script Not Working With Crontab
What do you mean with "it fails" exactly ?
If you get an error message mailed, this would be helpful.
You could try replacing testcron.txt with /absolutepath/testcron.txt
(update) so system("echo test > testcron.txt");
gets system("echo test > /absolutepath/testcron.txt")
Non-existent; I don't have TV
Non-existent; my TV doesn't have/need a remote
Under my control; I watch alone
Under the control of whoever shouts loudest
Under the control of whoever gets it first
One of many, and the TV has a mind of its own
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