cron

  1. [SOLVED] Changing owner and cron backup of directory

    I am pulling my hair trying to have a cron based backup setup. First I am trying to have this command working without being croned and it doesn't! The global semantic with the proxmox-backup-client is really very confusing. I have managed to do the initial backup using root@pam account with...
  2. Crontab and Updates

    Hello, Will user modifications to crontab be overwritten during Proxmox VE updates? Are there best practices on configuring repeating tasks within Proxmox VE that is outside of cron/crontab? Thanks!
  3. disabling crontab mail notifications

    Hi everyone, about a month ago I wrote 2 crontab entries to run every 30 seconds (used to upload some data). Everything worked fine, until yesterday I opened my spam mail folder and found more than 86,400 mails (XD). every time the cron service runs an email regarding the job is sent, and this...
  4. [SOLVED] Crontabs/cronjobs not working

    Hello everyone, i am currently facing a problem where I have some entries in my crontab (crontab -e) and in /etc/crontab. These lines or commands work on their own when I execute them via the web shell, but cron just does not execute them. there is no mail in /var/mail and no other indication...
  5. Hourly cronjob warning

    Hello there, I've been getting a strange error message every hour with the cleanup cronjob for some days now and I can't quite examine what that job even does, neither what could be wrong with it. This is the content of the email I get: Subject: Cron <root@bvlgy-pve> cd / && run-parts --report...
  6. Simple reset script - ping

    I noticed that there does not seem to be a simple reset / reboot script for problematic clients so I made one. Copy / Paste this to autorestart-vm1100.sh using nano #! /bin/bash # Replace VM id number and IP address with your own "VM" id number and IP address ping -c 1 10.168.100.100 &>...
  7. CronJob um VM automatisch "Starten" zu lassen

    Sehr geehrte Forenmitglieder, ich bin Neuling und habe soweit alles hinbekommen, wie ich es wollte und mit Hilfe des tollen Forums. Was ich leider überhaupt nicht verstehe und hinbekomme ist das automatische starten einer VM per Cron. Wie kann ich das lösen? Was ich wohl weiss ist das der...
  8. how to disable cronjob e-mail alerts?

    hello I have configured e-mail alerts on the pve hosts and they are successfully being sent to the root account (which then forwards to my real e-mail account). What I’m trying to figure out is how to disable e-mail alerts sent by cron. If that’s not possible, can I somehow disable only zfs...
  9. Changing spam report date

    I am wanting to change the spam report time from 00:00 to something else. I can't find any solid info on this, nor can I find a task for this (that I can decipher) from the debian crons. Does anyone know where this is set?
  10. Run server backup job

    Hi all: I defined a backup job who runs via cron, but i dont know how can i run this job manually (from proxmox web interface) is this possible ? thanks in advance
  11. Cron Jobs not working inside LXC

    Hello, I found that the cron jobs is not working inside the LXC , I'm using SoYouStart OVH server Virtual Environment 5.1-46 PVE 4.13.13-35 is there something wrong ?
  12. Error message

    I am receiving a constant cron error in my email and I do not know how to remove it. Cron <root@pve> [ -x /usr/lib/php5/sessionclean ] && /usr/lib/php5/sessionclean / usr / lib / php5 / sessionclean: 34: / usr / lib / php5 / sessionclean: php5: not found Can someone tell me how to make it...
  13. Design flaw in Backup.pm

    it appears that there is a fault in the job validation code in backup.pm. The offending code is: if ($job->{starttime} =~ m/^(\d{1,2}):(\d{1,2})$/) { ($hour, $minute) = (int($1), int($2)); die "hour '$hour' out of range\n" if $hour < 0 || $hour > 23; die "minute '$minute' out of range\n" if...
  14. [SOLVED] Email notifications still coming to old address

    Hi, I've changed the address I used for email notifications via Web GUI. I've also changed the backup time from 7am to 7pm., and all the changes are reflected in /etc/cron.d/vzdump However, Proxmox is still backing up at 7am and the emails are still coming to the old address. This happened on...
  15. High Traffic Alert (Offer)

    Hy guys, i`m looking for an script or sompting to alert me true email or sort of cron to an http page (witch will alert me true sms) when some vps or ips they receive or make massive traffic to alert me. Sompting like i got 5 VPS on the Node and 1 vps is compromised and someone send flood to...
  16. Question: Does Proxmox overwrite backups from other servers?

    I have two Proxmox servers (not in HA) at home, and I'm considering starting to automate backups. To move virtual machines between the two I've mounted a file server the same way (same path) on both of my Proxmox servers, but before I enable automatic backups I feel I should make sure that...

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