[tpm] Question of the day

Fulko Hew fulko.hew at gmail.com
Wed Mar 17 11:40:11 PDT 2010

On Wed, Mar 17, 2010 at 2:11 PM, Digimer <linux at alteeve.com> wrote:

> 'Alo all,
> I need to "tail -f" a file, and I've accomplished that using this:

... snip ...

Although I can't really help on the issue your asking,
I can (possibly) throw in another monkey-wrench...

Another thing to consider is: 'what happens when the logfile
you're watching is rotated out from underneath you?'

You sort of need to check that the inode hasn't changed
and reopen, etc. it it has.

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