Cron & Environment

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Sometimes you run into problem because you’re not aware of the environment of cron.

So, let’s dump and check the environment.

Add Cronjob

*       *       *       *       *       env > /tmp/env.log

Dump Content

puffy200# cat /tmp/env.log
LOGNAME=root
HOME=/var/log
PWD=/var/log
PATH=/bin:/sbin:/usr/bin:/usr/sbin
SHELL=/bin/sh
USER=root

sha256: 37f61e013134d5a2fd4dad64f1efdeb8ebde87e8c88fc86a1b389aa497b4cd72