[Bro] Regarding Broctl cron
jlay at slave-tothe-box.net
Fri Apr 14 11:18:48 PDT 2017
On 2017-04-14 10:22, Daniel Thayer wrote:
> On 4/14/17 10:46 AM, Azoff, Justin S wrote:
>>> On Apr 14, 2017, at 10:34 AM, James Lay <jlay at slave-tothe-box.net>
>>> and from crontab:
>>> 0-59/5 * * * * /opt/bro/bin/broctl cron
>>> Cron job just isn't restarting these....manually running broctl cron
>>> works though.
>> Is the cron job definitely running? Is that in a users crontab or
>> something in /etc/? If it's a system wide one in etc you'll need a
>> user in there
>> We use this:
>> */5 * * * * root /bro/bin/broctl cron
> Another thing to check is to run this command:
> broctl cron '?'
> The output should be:
> cron enabled
> If it says "disabled", then "broctl cron" won't do anything.
Yep...needed the user....sigh...I miss Slackware :(
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