Script runs fine from shell but not from cron job in Linux/Unix Debian/Ubuntu/Mint/Centos -

Script runs fine from shell but not from cron job in Linux/Unix Debian/Ubuntu/Mint/Centos

Usually the cause is inexplicable because some things just don't work correctly even when calling all commands by their full path.

Usually adding the following to your crontab file at the top will fix/solve the issue:

SHELL=/bin/sh
PATH=/usr/local/sbin:/usr/local/bin:/sbin:/bin:/usr/sbin:/usr/bin

 


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