[mrtg] Re: sending mail to root

Mike Wren mwren at burnsmcd.com
Tue Feb 18 20:33:02 MET 2003

I run MRTG on Redhat Linux and use cron to schedule the jobs.  I
redirect the output of the cron job by adding the following at the end
of the entry in the crontab file:


I take it off if I need to check on something, and I also have an entry
in the /etc/aliases file so all mail to root goes to my real e-mail

Michael Wren
Senior Network Analyst
Burns & McDonnell Engineering
P.O. Box 419173
Kansas City, MO 64141-6173
mwren at burnsmcd.com

>>> "Cory Chrisinger" <mastercchri at hotmail.com> 02/18/2003 1:06:39 PM

Is there any way to stop MRTG from sending mail?  I have actually
filled my 
/var because I did not realise that MRTG sends mail to the local root 

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