Cron Jobs Fail With "error from cron - pam_unix_cred: cannot load ttyname Error 0"

(Doc ID 1503623.1)

Last updated on APRIL 17, 2018

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 10 3/05 to 10 8/11 U10 [Release 10.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Cron jobs fail together with the following error seen in messages:

 

Cause

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