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Where is the cron / crontab log?

While trying to Google this a lot of sources claims there's a cron log in /var/log but I have none. I'm fairly convinced cron has run and I know it is running because of:

service cron status
cron start/running, process 19574

Is there some setting I need to set?

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marked as duplicate by ændrük, Jorge Castro, Tom Brossman, hexafraction, Eliah Kagan Oct 8 '12 at 0:08

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in ubuntu CRON events are sent to the syslog

i.e.

sudo grep CRON /var/log/syslog
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