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From: "Robert (A) Cole" <robert dot cole at lcra dot org>
Subject: RE: Perl thru crontab
Date: Feb 1 2000 10:49PM
This works really well although programming your first graph might be a little tedious http://www.unimelb.edu.au/fly/
You can also try this, although I haven't used it and it costs $: http://www.soft-tek.com/
>>> "Manjeet Kalsi" 02/01 11:20 AM >>>
Thanks for all your inputs. It worked.
One more Question. Is there a way to plot a graph using Sybperl, e.g. to show
the rate of growth of database, etc.
Any pointers would be appreciated.
Tuesday February 1, 2000 10:38 AM
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Subject: RE: Perl thru crontab
You don't have to set up a separate shell script to get environment
variables set, but you do have to run in a sub-shell with them set.
Here's a sample line from one of my cron jobs:
0 7 * * 1-5 /bin/ksh "(.
/home/fbulah/.profile.prod ; cd ./prod/bin ;
You set up a .profile with the necessary environment variables, aliases,
etc. You kick off the perl script from a shell that executes the profile
prior to running your script.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Miao, Qian (PME) [SMTP:QianM@exchange.ml.com]
> Sent: Tuesday, February 01, 2000 10:10 AM
> To: SybPerl Discussion List
> Subject: RE: Perl thru crontab
> cron job doesn't take environment variables that you set for your command
> shell environment.
> 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
> > Gurus,
> > I am trying to run one of my programs as cron job and I get the
> > error.
> > Any ideas?
> > Program runs fine from command line.
> > Can't load
> > for
> > module
> > Sybase::CTlib: ld.so.1: /usr/local/bin/perl: fatal: libct.so: open
> > No
> > 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
> > THANKS
> > Manjeet
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