[mrtg] Re: cron emailing?

Barry Irwin bvi-mrtg-list at rucus.ru.ac.za
Mon Nov 20 00:50:53 MET 2000

On Sun 2000-11-19 (16:38), Dan Ellis wrote:
> I'm feeling pretty stupid here...  I have about 60 different machines I am
> monitoring...  I finally broke down and had to use cfgmaker to chart out
> our router.  I stuff the output into a premade .cfg file.  Now the cron
> job keeps sending me an email.  Its only on the one I used cfgmaker on... 
> I can't seem to figure it out.  I've tried to search the faq's, but didn't
> get anywhere.  I know its an easy problem.  Those are the ones I choke on.
> :)

What is the contents of the message that Cron is sending you? You are likely
to get mail if the runing of mrtg with that config file produces any output
either on SDTERR or STDOUT. 

if the MRTG is running okay , try adding 2>&1 > /dev/null to the end of the


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