Cronic, fixing excessive cron emails

Written by Kevin

Earlier today I found a very very useful program to help cut down in the massive amount of spam system administrators receive from cron emails. I decided to create a simple installer for it. Check out cronic at http://habilis.net/cronic/. To install automatically to your system, just run this command as root.

wget https://mrkmg.com/install_cronic.sh -qO - | sh
There is no error checking in the installer, use at your own risk.

 

install_cronic.sh for your reference if you do not want to trust running a shell script from the internet.

#!/bin/sh
mkdir /tmp/cronic
echo “Downloading Cronic from habilis.net\