Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 31196
crontabs cannot be edited
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:32:05 EDT
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If I enter the crontab command and edit the crontab of any user on my
machine this edited crontab won't be saved at exit of the vi editor.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. enter "crontab -e" at shell prompt
2. enter some cronjob e.g. "0 0 * * * /sbin/poweroff"
3. save and quit the vi editor using ":qw!"
4. the message "crontab not saved" occurs...
Expected Results: Newly installed crontab for that user
The crontab command doesn't seem to save crontabs for any user.
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 27141 ***