> I want to use my .profile environment to execute cron jobs on Son OS 5.7
> But I don't know how to do it.
> In the man page of crontab :
> " Users who desire to have their .profile executed must explicitly do so
> in the rontab file. "
> Any help would be appreciated.
The following with execute your profile and command every night at
5 minutes past midnight:
0 5 * * * . /home0/userid/.profile;command
Note the '.' at the beginning of /home0/userid/.profile
This will execute the contents of you .profile before the command
runs to set up the environment.
You should, of course, replace it with the correct path to your
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