Subject: Re: /var/cron -> /etc/cron
To: None <>
From: Perry E. Metzger <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/06/1999 20:19:16
Simon Burge <> writes:
> > That's a bug that got a lot of press last year, people stuffing
> > .tgz into their crontabs to avoid quota. Cron should restrict
> > the file to a reasonable size.
> Cool :-)  I missed that one.  Students?

I believe, btw, that Curt has patches to restrict the size of
crontabs. Perhaps, regardless of the move issue, we should slurp them
in to the tree.