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From: raindev <>
Subject: Re: cronie: prevent from failing without sendmail
Date: Thu, 05 Aug 2021 20:32:09 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20210805183209.KWiJ1K8p94tq0ALCMuMzYu0nJ68aqkadzbGJnBIo5G4@z> (raw)
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New comment by raindev on void-packages repository

Ah, so cronie _does_ handle missing sendmail gracefully. I wrongly assumed the reason one of the jobs is not run was sendmail but it turned out to be the fact that cronie uses `run-parts` to start job scripts, which silently ignores scripts with a `.` in the file name. From `run-parts(8)`:

> the names must consist entirely of ASCII upper- and lower-case letters, ASCII digits, ASCII underscores, and ASCII minus-hyphens.

> Other files and directories are silently ignored.

  parent reply	other threads:[~2021-08-05 18:32 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 8+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-08-05 17:31 [PR PATCH] " raindev
2021-08-05 17:45 ` [PR PATCH] [Updated] " raindev
2021-08-05 17:46 ` ericonr
2021-08-05 17:54 ` paper42
2021-08-05 18:02 ` [PR PATCH] [Updated] " raindev
2021-08-05 18:04 ` raindev
2021-08-05 18:32 ` raindev [this message]
2021-08-05 18:32 ` [PR PATCH] [Closed]: " raindev

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