Imitating "tail -f"
mnordhoff at mattnordhoff.com
Sun Nov 22 07:32:27 CET 2009
Jason Sewall wrote:
> FWIW, GNU tail on Linux uses inotify for tail -f:
> The wikipedia page for inotify lists several python bindings:
> Not much help for non-Linux users, but there it is. Too bad, because
> inotify is pretty cool.
Some other operating systems have similar facilities, e.g. FSEvents on OS X.
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