Oracle User unable to Edit crontab, Error: "/tmp/crontab.PSjGd3: Permission denied"

(Doc ID 2398228.1)

Last updated on MAY 17, 2018

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 7.0 and later
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

Oracle user cannot edit crontab


[oracle@server]$ crontab -e
no crontab for oracle - using an empty one
/tmp/crontab.PSjGd3: Permission denied
[oracle@server]$

Cause

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