Category Archives: Mac OS X

Mavericks (Mac OS X 10.9.3) crontab changes

Had some problems with my cronjobs (Yes, I know that they are deprecated) on my iMac machine that I recently upgraded to Mavericks on. Did some research and found this.

touch ~/.crontab
sudo vi ~/.crontab

At this point, vi editor should open, edit your crontab, then exit out

crontab ~/.crontab

(Taken from