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It is easy to find failed cron jobs by setting log_level but how to do it with anacron?

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It is possible to get exit status from syslog.

To get all anacron log lines:

grep 'anacron' /var/log/syslog

To get only anacron log lines from failed jobs:

grep -E 'anacron.*exit status' /var/log/syslog

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