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cron problem

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by digitalinsights, Oct 25, 2006.

  1. digitalinsights

    Oct 8, 2006
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    Ok is there any permissions issues possible weather it be su id, etc.

    Any cron i make with

    perl /pathtosrcript/script.cgi

    doesn't work - the cron shows up in the /var/log/cron but the script doesn't execute.

    I can run the script from SSH and it runs just fine.

    I know that cronjobs are working because cause that go thru

    /usr/bin/php /pathtoscript/myscript.php

    work just fine.

    Is there anything special I have to do to make those perl scripts work ? Any special permissions etc?

    Here is the tail of the cron log
    root@web02 [/]# tail /var/log/cron
    Oct 25 12:16:01 web02 crond[31538]: (makebeer) CMD (/usr/bin/perl /home/makebeer/public_html/cgi-bin/cron.cgi)

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