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Getting "/bin/sh: command not found error" with cron job

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rohini@copperpix.com
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2013-05-14 1:59 am EST

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I want a notification from server when a file is added inside public_html folder.



49 * * * * find /home/CPANELUSERNAME/public_html -mtime -1 \! -type d -ls
i have set this cron job as a solution.but


i get a error command is not found.
/bin/sh: 49: command not found i am getting everytime this error.....

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jamesr
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2013-05-14 10:22 am EST
Thank you for your question rohini@copperpix.com!

Sorry to hear about the problem with the cron job error. If you have not already, please see the following links on how cron jobs work on our server.

301: How to run a cron job

Intensive cron jobs or scheduled tasks

It looks like when the command is ran the system is seeing 49 as a command and not the time. You will want to check your cron tab to make sure it's set up correctly.

Best Regards,
James R

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