Subject: Re: /var/cron -> /etc/cron
To: Curt Sampson <>
From: David Maxwell <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/01/1999 23:38:36
On Thu, Apr 01, 1999 at 09:58:29PM -0500, Curt Sampson wrote:
> I've got minor tweaks to various files so that the following
> conversions happen:
>     /var/cron/tabs	->	/etc/cron/tabs
>     /var/cron/log	->	/var/log/cron
> /var/cron itself disappears.

Sounds good, but are there other files that will go into /etc/cron (dir) ?

Otherwise, how about just  ->  /etc/crontabs   (file)   ?

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