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Re: nother problem I can't access my crontab, no perms




On Monday 20 May 2019 11:58:45 am Gene Heskett wrote:

> Gut an ls -lR of /var/spool shows they are an exact copy of the wheezy
> files. With mine own by me.
>
> What did I screw up now. I had noticed my kmail spam folder was
> filling up because my cron scripts aren't running as scheduled. 
> Otherwise I haven't touched it since installing stretch.
>
> Any clues? Making me a member of the group shown made no diff, and it
> worked a treat under wheezy.
>
> Cheers, Gene Heskett
An ls -laR of /var/spool/cron:
ene@coyote:/var/spool/cron$ sudo  ls -laR
.:
total 20
drwxr-xr-x  5 root   root             4096 Feb  3  2015 .
drwxr-xr-x 10 root   root             4096 May 10 02:27 ..
drwxrwx--T  2 daemon daemon           4096 Feb  3  2015 atjobs
drwxrwx--T  2 daemon daemon           4096 Oct  3  2014 atspool
drwx-wx--T  2 root   systemd-timesync 4096 Mar 31 09:15 crontabs

./atjobs:
total 12
drwxrwx--T 2 daemon daemon 4096 Feb  3  2015 .
drwxr-xr-x 5 root   root   4096 Feb  3  2015 ..
-rw------- 1 daemon daemon    2 Nov  5  2014 .SEQ

./atspool:
total 8
drwxrwx--T 2 daemon daemon 4096 Oct  3  2014 .
drwxr-xr-x 5 root   root   4096 Feb  3  2015 ..

./crontabs:
total 24
drwx-wx--T 2 root     systemd-timesync 4096 Mar 31 09:15 .
drwxr-xr-x 5 root     root             4096 Feb  3  2015 ..
-rw------- 1 amanda   systemd-timesync  281 Nov 16  2018 amanda
-rw------- 1 gene     systemd-timesync 1430 Aug  2  2018 gene
-rw------- 1 root     systemd-timesync  662 Mar 31 09:15 root
-rw------- 1 www-data systemd-timesync 1117 Jul 22  2017 www-data

Looks good to me ????, but strace says I can't open the file "gene"


Cheers, Gene Heskett
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