The ztail package

[Tags:bsd3, program]

An even more improved version of xtail/tail -f, including inotify support, full regex-based filtering, substitution, and colorization.


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Versions 1.0, 1.0.1, 1.0.2, 1.1, 1.2
Dependencies array, base (<4), hinotify, old-locale, process, regex-compat, time, unix [details]
License BSD3
Author Dylan Simon
Maintainer dylan@dylex.net
Stability Unknown
Category System, Console
Uploaded Sun Nov 16 00:54:25 UTC 2008 by DylanSimon
Distributions NixOS:1.2
Downloads 955 total (17 in the last 30 days)
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Status Docs not available [build log]
All reported builds failed as of 2015-11-27 [all 4 reports]

Flags

NameDescriptionDefaultType
inotifyEnable inotify supportEnabledAutomatic

Use -f <flag> to enable a flag, or -f -<flag> to disable that flag. More info

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Readme for ztail

Readme for ztail-1.0

An even more improved version of xtail/tail -f.

Requirements:
 - ghc
 - hinotify (http://hackage.haskell.org/cgi-bin/hackage-scripts/package/hinotify)

Example:
  ztail -I -r300 \
	-c bright,red /var/log/kernel \
	-c yellow /var/log/daemon \
	-a -c blue -t '%b %d %H:%M:%S' -h '\@ ' /var/log/Xorg.0.log

https://dylex.net:9947/src

Suggestions, improvements, patches, complaints welcome.