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I'm running into the same issue, something causing resets. I have set reset_tail to 0, but the file pointer is still reset to the beginning of the file, which has very bad effects in my application. I'll try setting maxinterval and adjustafter to see if it helps. I'd be happy to help debug this. I think I can reproduce the bug about once/day.

In reply to Re^2: Man, File::Tail is just beating me down! by Anonymous Monk
in thread Man, File::Tail is just beating me down! by hallikpapa

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    [1nickt]: perl -e 'print 1.0' ... output '1'.
    [Lady_Aleena]: You could quote it. <c>perl -e 'print "1.0"'>/c> returns 1.0
    [Lady_Aleena]: perl -e 'my $var = "1.0"; print $var;' if it is in a variable also returns 1.0, though perl -e 'my $var = 1.0; print $var;' returns 1.
    [1nickt]: In my case I can simply pass sprintf '%.1f', 1.0 (to Types::Standard:: Int), but what if you didn;t know the precision of the number you were working with? Seems I must be missing something. Oh well, my test list is complete, mooving on ...

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