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ctail - watch and colorize a logfile

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NAME

ctail - watch and colorize a logfile
 

SYNOPSIS

ctail [FILE]
 

DESCRIPTION

ctail is a very simple alias that watches a file and colorizes it. It's very useful for monitoring logfiles.
 

EXAMPLE


ctail /var/log/syslog
 

SEE ALSO

ccze(1), tail(1)
 

AUTHOR

This manpage and the utility was written by Dustin Kirkland <kirkland@ubuntu.com> for Ubuntu systems (but may be used by others). Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU General Public License, Version 3 published by the Free Software Foundation.
 
On Debian systems, the complete text of the GNU General Public License can be found in /usr/share/common-licenses/GPL, or on the web at http://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl.txt.
23 Oct 2012 byobu