Subject: Moving crontab to user's home dir
To: Chris G. Demetriou <>
From: Curt Sampson <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/08/1999 17:37:09
On 8 Apr 1999, Chris G. Demetriou wrote:

> uh, so, make the file hostname specific, or something...
> it's not that hard a problem to solve.

That part of it isn't, no. On the other hand, scanning for changed
crontabs every minute gets interesting when you have, say, three
thousand workstations and three thousand users with automounted
home directories.

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