Stop using tail -f (mostly)

Tuesday, March 31 2015 @ 05:37 AM CST

Contributed by: Linegod

I still see a lot of people using tail -f to monitor files that are changing, mostly log files. If you are one of them, let me show you a better alternative: less +F

Read the full thing at http://www.brianstorti.com/stop-using-tail/

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