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incrontab watching files uploaded through vsftpd

I have a process where users ftp particular files to /home/ftp/file1.txt & /home/ftp/file2.txt any given time of the day. I setup incrontab with the following: /home/ftp/file1.txt IN_CLOSE_WRITE ...
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Running python script in incrontab in Debian

I have a user, dropbox, that runs the Dropbox daemon, I want to monitor the directories in the Dropbox directory for new files and run a python script when they appear. I have the python script that ...
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incrontab is not recognizing www-data writes

I have a Linux server with incrontab. Here is my incrontab /home/pi/upload IN_MODIFY /bin/sh /home/pi/autoprint $@/$# If I am a root user, i tried creating a new pdf file inside the 'upload' folder, ...
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How can I get incron to run a task when a file is overwritten?

I have data extract that gets updated by another server. I want to run a script whenever that file is updated. My incron task looks similar to: /path/to/file IN_MODIFY php -f /path/to/script.php -- ...
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Incrontab does not execute command

I have copied this question over here from unix.StackOverflow When I use incrontab out of the box, I mean no changes, I get no result, as if the cmd was not executed. my incron line is : /crrae ...
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incrond Error - access denied on /home/*/abc/ events will be discarded silently

I am getting following error on Ubuntu in the logs. incrond Error - access denied on /home/*/abc/ events will be discarded silently I am trying to monitor /home/*/abc/ can be anything. Any ...
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Incron executes only once

I have an incron configured , in the incrontab. The event gets executed only once after the reload and incron disables the watch after that and the event does not get triggered by incrontab table ...