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       crontab - maintain crontab files for individual users


       crontab [-u user] file
       crontab [-u user] [-l | -r | -e | -s] [-i]

              default operation is replace

       -u, --user
              edit some other user's crontab

       -l, --list
              list user's crontab

       -r, --remove
              delete user's crontab

       -e, --edit
              edit user's crontab

       -s, --show
              show all user who have a crontab

       -i, --ask
              prompt before deleting user's crontab


       Crontab  is the program used to let users install, deinstall or list recurrent jobs in the
       legacy cron format.
       Each  user   can   have   their   own   crontab,   and   though   these   are   files   in
       /var/spool/cron/crontabs, they are not intended to be edited directly.
       These jobs are then automatically translated in systemd Timers & Units by systemd-crontab-


              Directory for users crontabs.

              list of users that can use crontab

              list of users that aren't allowed to use crontab
              (by default, only root can use crontab)


       SELinux is not supported.

       Some extra settings can only be tweaked with

           systemctl edit cron-<schedule>.[timer|service]

       see systemd.cron(7) for more details.


       Konstantin Stepanov <>
       Alexandre Detiste <> for this manpage & setgid helper