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From: "Miao, Qian (PME)" <QianM at exchange dot ml dot com>
Subject: RE: Perl thru crontab
Date: Feb 1 2000 3:10PM
cron job doesn't take environment variables that you set for your command
you can write a shell script to setup all necessary environment variables
first, then call your Perl script.
Instead of running Perl script directly from crontab, you run this shell
script. this way you don't have to
get your SA involved in set up default cron variables.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Manjeet Kalsi [SMTP:email@example.com]
> Sent: Tuesday, February 01, 2000 9:18 AM
> To: SybPerl Discussion List
> Subject: Perl thru crontab
> I am trying to run one of my programs as cron job and I get the following
> Any ideas?
> Program runs fine from command line.
> Can't load
> Sybase::CTlib: ld.so.1: /usr/local/bin/perl: fatal: libct.so: open failed:
> such file or directory
> at /usr/local/lib/perl5/DynaLoader.pm line 140.
> at /usr/local/lib/perl5/site_perl/Sybase/CTlib.pm line 845
> BEGIN failed--compilation aborted at /home/x098919/DBA/dbusage.pl line 18.