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Re: [gpsd-dev] "INSTALL" documentation issue with OS X 10.10 (All BSD's,
Re: [gpsd-dev] "INSTALL" documentation issue with OS X 10.10 (All BSD's, too?)
Thu, 12 Feb 2015 22:33:35 -0800
> Documentation in NetBSD agrees with you on '-f'.
tail -f displays new data that gets appended to the end of a file.
tail -F starts over with at the beginning of a new file if the file gets
renamed or reset.
The latter covers watching log files while logrotate or newsyslog decides
it's time for a new log file.
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