./misc/multitail, View one or multiple files

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Branch: CURRENT, Version: 4.0.6nb1, Package name: multitail-4.0.6nb1, Maintainer: pkgsrc-users

MultiTail lets you view one or multiple files like the original tail
program. The difference is that it creates multiple windows on your
console (with ncurses). It can also monitor wildcards: if another file
matching the wildcard has a more recent modification date, it will
automatically switch to that file. That way you can, for example,
monitor a complete directory of files. Merging of 2 or even more
logfiles is possible. It can also use colors while displaying the
logfiles (through regular expressions), for faster recognition of what
is important and what not. It can also filter lines (again with regular
expressions). It has interactive menus for editing given regular
expressions and deleting and adding windows. One can also have windows
with the output of shell scripts and other software. When viewing the
output of external software, MultiTail can mimic the functionality of
tools like 'watch' and such.


Required to run:
[devel/ncurses]

Master sites:

SHA1: f8c52ab48e85411c7cd1540509995bf2f4cfee25
RMD160: 9d1f6d4e705c09b6e69afc965d48428331721bcc
Filesize: 121.513 KB

Version history: (Expand)


CVS history: (Expand)


   2014-01-09 12:16:18 by Jonathan Perkin | Files touched by this commit (3) | Package updated
Log message:
Fix libraries on SunOS.  While here fix path to config file.

Bump PKGREVISION.
   2012-10-08 11:57:42 by Aleksej Saushev | Files touched by this commit (239)
Log message:
Drop PKG_DESTDIR_SUPPORT setting, "user-destdir" is default these days.
   2009-06-14 20:07:32 by Joerg Sonnenberger | Files touched by this commit (129)
Log message:
Remove @dirrm entries from PLISTs
   2008-03-04 20:21:12 by Johnny C. Lam | Files touched by this commit (45)
Log message:
Mechanical changes to add DESTDIR support to packages that install
their files via a custom do-install target.
   2007-01-07 10:14:16 by Roland Illig | Files touched by this commit (412)
Log message:
Mechanically replaced man/* with ${PKGMANDIR}/* in the definition of
INSTALLATION_DIRS, as well as all occurrences of ${PREFIX}/man with
${PREFIX}/${PKGMANDIR}.

Fixes PR 35265, although I did not use the patch provided therein.
   2006-06-25 02:01:44 by Hubert Feyrer | Files touched by this commit (8) | Package updated
Log message:
Update multitail to 4.0.6. Fixes PR 33817.
Changes: too many to list; most importantly the distfile's available
from the master site.
   2006-03-04 22:31:14 by Johnny C. Lam | Files touched by this commit (2257)
Log message:
Point MAINTAINER to pkgsrc-users@NetBSD.org in the case where no
developer is officially maintaining the package.

The rationale for changing this from "tech-pkg" to \ 
"pkgsrc-users" is
that it implies that any user can try to maintain the package (by
submitting patches to the mailing list).  Since the folks most likely
to care about the package are the folks that want to use it or are
already using it, this would leverage the energy of users who aren't
developers.
   2006-02-24 20:05:40 by Joerg Sonnenberger | Files touched by this commit (5)
Log message:
Add DragonFly support. When will the Large File Hacks for/from Linux
finally die?