> > What is the proper way to redirect output to /dev/null? I've > > been using the following in my crontab but output is still > > ending up in my mailbox. > > > > ... 2>&1 > /dev/null > > The ampersand preceeds the greater-than symbol, and you > redirect STDOUT > to /dev/null, and then redirect STDERR to STDOUT. > > ... > /dev/null 2&>1
Whooops! Sorry... It should be: ... > /dev/null 2>&1 The the greater-than symbol preceeds the ampersand . I was too quick on the trigger! _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"