KCron and Streamripper
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Thu Oct 16 14:22:55 UTC 2008
Mark Haney wrote:
> bbbb wrote:
>> I am trying to use KCron to run a script that records a 2 hour radio
>> show weekly.
>> When I run the script without KCron it works perfectly.
>> When I choose "Run Now" in KCron it works perfectly.
>> When it runs as scheduled, it runs only for one minute and then stops.
>> Where do I start looking to solve this problem?
>> My searches have been fruitless.
>> thanks for a great list,
> Cron usually logs things to /var/log/cron or /var/log/messages. That's
> a good place to start. If you can post any related output from there,
> we might be able to figure out what the issue is.
> Also, a copy of the script you're running, or at least the cron job
> you're running would be helpful too.
Did not see /var/log/cron.
/var/log/messages only showed a restart.
streamripper http://pubint.ic.llnwd.net/stream/pubint_ksfr -l 7205 -t
0 0 * * 4 /home/bb/KSFR/ksfr_script
I tried setting the crontab to use a range but it gave me a file every
minute instead of one long file.
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