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How To Fix A Crontab Wrong Permission Error

Article By tasia


If you are receiving the error /usr/bin/crontab permissions are wrong. Please set to 4755 when in the cron section of cPanel, the commands below may correct the error for Redhat/CentOS/Fedora servers.

Log into the server via SSH or the console as root and run:

yum -y install vixie-cron crontabs
chmod 4755 /usr/bin/crontab

That's it. See how easy it is to fix permission errors in your crontab. Feel free to leave me a reply below if you have any question or needs my help.

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