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Re: tail a file in perl

by jwest (Friar)
on Oct 23, 2002 at 14:33 UTC ( #207403=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to tail a file in perl

If you don't particularly feel the need to roll your own, File::Tail is a nice way to do it. Reduce, reuse, recycle and all that.

--jwest

update: I assumed, possibly mistakenly, that the poster wanted something like 'tail -f' instead of vanilla 'tail'.

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