in reply to Re: File::Tail or Time::HiRes
in thread File::Tail or Time::HiRes

That is a very real possibility, because this log file does in fact reside on a NFS share. I will definately check that now and let everyone know. Man that was a great catch, if in fact it does pan out that way. Thanks for your insight. Also I may limit the File::Tail module to a specific time period. But thanks to all that replied.

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Re^3: File::Tail or Time::HiRes
by BrowserUk (Pope) on Jul 21, 2004 at 20:25 UTC

    I'll save you some time--NFS is completely irrelevant.


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