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Inotify based tail

inotail is a replacement for the 'tail' program found in the base installation
of every Linux/UNIX system. It makes use of the inotify infrastructure in
recent versions of the Linux kernel to speed up tailing files in the follow
mode (the '-f' option). Standard tail polls the file every second by default
while inotail listens to special events sent by the kernel through the inotify
API to determine whether a file needs to be reread.

Currently inotail is not fully compatible to neither POSIX or GNU tail but
might be in the future.


Authors:
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    Tobias Klauser <tklauser -at- distanz -dot- ch>

Source Files

Filename Size Changed Actions
inotail-0.2.tar.bz2 13 KB almost 12 years ago Download File
inotail-0.2_optflags.patch 536 Bytes almost 12 years ago Download File
inotail.changes 152 Bytes almost 12 years ago Download File
inotail.spec 1.6 KB almost 12 years ago Download File

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