Subject: bin/651: cron logfiles are terminated by a line with a single period
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: None <email@example.com>
Date: 12/20/1994 09:05:03
>Synopsis: cron logfiles are terminated by a line with a single period
>Responsible: bin-bug-people (Utility Bug People)
>Arrival-Date: Tue Dec 20 09:05:01 1994
System: NetBSD janis 1.0 NetBSD 1.0 (JANIS) #3: Tue Nov 22 19:53:10 MST 1994 firstname.lastname@example.org:/usr/src/sys/arch/i386/compile/JANIS i386
The log file that is email to the owner of a cron job can be
terminated by a line that contains only a period.
Run the following command as a cron job
echo Running the shell script
echo Next line has only a period on it
echo This will be dropped
The last line will not be sent back.