On Fri, 2004-05-14 at 12:27, JJB wrote: > I have perl script A. which runs 2 other perl scripts B. & C. When A > is run from command line B & C get run. When I put script A in > /etc/corntab I can see that A does in deed get run, but scripts B & > C do not. I looked in /var/log/cron and /var/log/messages for error > messages but there are none. Here are the perl A script statements > which launch B & C scripts > system("/root/bin/A.pl"); and system("/root/bin/B.pl"); As an side > note perl scripts B & C create an sendmail Email if that matters. > Running 4.9. > Any body have any idea why this is happening? > Are the scripts marked as executable and does the 1st line reflect the location of Perl? If not I say that u need to add /usr/bin/perl before the path to the scripts.
system "/usr/bin/perl /root/bin/A.pl"; system "/usr/bin/perl /root/bin/B.pl"; > ______________________________________________ > [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list > http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions > To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]" -- Regards, Kiel R Stirling. [Systems Admin/Programmer] [Planet Netcom P/L][http://portal.pnc.com.au] [+61 417 735 743 +61 2 4724 7013] --Love your enemies: they'll go crazy trying to figure out what you're up to.-- _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"