Subject: Re: /var/cron -> /etc/cron
To: Simon Burge <>
From: Curt Sampson <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/01/1999 23:25:42
On Fri, 2 Apr 1999, Simon Burge wrote:

>  + users can now fill / (which was true of /var was on the root f/s
>    before anyway).

This bugged me enough that I hacked in a fix for it; in my updated
version crontab now checks the file to make sure it's no larger
than 256K, and generates an error if it is.

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