cronie - Cron daemon for executing programs at set times

Property Value
Distribution CentOS 7
Repository CentOS x86_64
Package name cronie
Package version 1.4.11
Package release 19.el7
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Installed size 215.23 KB
Download size 91.27 KB
Official Mirror
Cronie contains the standard UNIX daemon crond that runs specified programs at
scheduled times and related tools. It is a fork of the original vixie-cron and
has security and configuration enhancements like the ability to use pam and


Package Version Architecture Repository
cronie-1.4.11-20.el7_6.x86_64.rpm 1.4.11 x86_64 CentOS Updates
cronie - - -


Name Value
coreutils -
dailyjobs - - - - - -
libselinux >= 2.0.64 -
pam >= 1.0.1
rtld(GNU_HASH) -
sed -
systemd -


Name Value
config(cronie) = 1.4.11-19.el7
cronie = 1.4.11-19.el7
cronie(x86-64) = 1.4.11-19.el7


Name Value
cronie-sysvinit -


Type URL
Binary Package cronie-1.4.11-19.el7.x86_64.rpm
Source Package cronie-1.4.11-19.el7.src.rpm

Install Howto

Install cronie rpm package:

# yum install cronie




2017-10-16 - Tomáš Mráz <> - 1.4.11-19
- fix URL and source URL of the package (#1501726)
2017-09-15 - Tomáš Mráz <> - 1.4.11-18
- fix regression - spurious PAM log message from crontab (#1479064)
- allow empty variables in crontabs (#1439217)
2017-03-29 - Tomáš Mráz <> - 1.4.11-17
- make anacron not to contradict itself in syslog
(job output does not have to be necessarily mailed)
2017-03-07 - Tomáš Mráz <> - 1.4.11-16
- disable mail from anacron with empty MAILTO
- crontab: do not block access with PAM when running as root
- improve the crontab man page
- do not hardcode system_u selinux user but use the user from
the current context
2016-02-23 - Tomáš Mráz <> - 1.4.11-15
- crontab: use temporary filename properly ignored by crond
2015-04-21 - Tomáš Mráz <> - 1.4.11-14
- mark the 0hourly and dailyjobs crontabs as config
- properly handle users for whose getpwnam() returns NULL temporarily
- log when crond is shutting down
2014-07-07 - Marcela Mašláňová <> - 1.4.11-13
- reload in unit file was still missing
- Related: rhbz#1114815
2014-07-04 - Marcela Mašláňová <> - 1.4.11-12
- reload in unit file was missing
- Resolves: rhbz#1114815
2014-01-27 - Marcela Mašláňová <> - 1.4.11-11
- now it's work even on ppc64, all checks working correctly
- Related: rhbz#1031384
2014-01-24 - Daniel Mach <> - 1.4.11-10
- Mass rebuild 2014-01-24

See Also

Package Description
cronie-anacron-1.4.11-19.el7.x86_64.rpm Utility for running regular jobs
cronie-noanacron-1.4.11-19.el7.x86_64.rpm Utility for running simple regular jobs in old cron style
crontabs-1.11-6.20121102git.el7.noarch.rpm Root crontab files used to schedule the execution of programs
crypto-utils-2.4.1-42.el7.x86_64.rpm SSL certificate and key management utilities
cryptsetup-2.0.3-3.el7.x86_64.rpm A utility for setting up encrypted disks
cryptsetup-devel-2.0.3-3.el7.i686.rpm Headers and libraries for using encrypted file systems
cryptsetup-devel-2.0.3-3.el7.x86_64.rpm Headers and libraries for using encrypted file systems
cryptsetup-libs-2.0.3-3.el7.i686.rpm Cryptsetup shared library
cryptsetup-libs-2.0.3-3.el7.x86_64.rpm Cryptsetup shared library
cryptsetup-python-2.0.3-3.el7.x86_64.rpm Python bindings for libcryptsetup
cryptsetup-reencrypt-2.0.3-3.el7.x86_64.rpm A utility for offline reencryption of LUKS encrypted disks
cscope-15.8-10.el7.x86_64.rpm C source code tree search and browse tool
ctags-5.8-13.el7.x86_64.rpm A C programming language indexing and/or cross-reference tool
ctags-etags-5.8-13.el7.x86_64.rpm Exuberant Ctags for emacs tag format
ctdb-4.8.3-4.el7.x86_64.rpm A Clustered Database based on Samba's Trivial Database (TDB)