Alvar Bray writes ("cron mailing root"): > I have just noticed that at sometime during the slow incremental > upgrade of my system, cron has stoped mailing root about the jobs it > runs (mandb updates etc). > > Is this correct or have I broken something? This is correct. It's better to avoid sending users lots of mail that they don't understand :-), so the cron jobs now just report errors if there were any. Ian.