Safe to edit /var/spool/cron/root ?

EneTar

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Is it safe to edit /var/spool/cron/root and put my crons in there or will the file be overwritten by cPanel/WHM? If the answer is yes where should I write my cron jobs?

Thank you
 

cPanelMichael

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Apr 11, 2011
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Hello,

Custom root cron jobs added to /var/spool/cron/root are not overwritten by cPanel.

Thank you.