System crontab

Dimitrios sehh at
Tue May 6 12:28:31 BST 2003

On Tue, 06 May 2003 12:07:51 +0100 adyas at wrote:

> Does anyone know why the system crontab is kept in /etc/ and not in 
> /var/cron/tabs/?  I'm used to Solaris where all the cron tabs are in one 
> place which seems more consistent.

The crontab has always been there as far as i know, for both fbsd and linux.

Solaris is the exception to the rule :]

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