inotify-aware tail replacement

Marcela Maslanova mmaslano at
Thu Dec 6 09:42:33 UTC 2007

Manuel Wolfshant wrote:
> Marcela Maslanova wrote:
>>> If anyone wants to take over the package and include it in Fedora, 
>>> that would be great. I can't go through the process of becoming a 
>>> developer to submit the package myself, it's way too complicated and 
>>> I have almost no time to spare these days.
>> I'd like to take over them and push into Fedora.
>> Marcela Maslanova
> That's a program I've packaged myself and I was going to suggest 
> adding it inotify-tools. Marcela, if you submit the package I'll do 
> the review.
> Note that it would be a good idea to patch the Makefile, it enforces 
> certain compiling flags and installs in /usr/local (thus the usage of  
> %makeinstall in Florin's spec)
I was thinking about pushing inotail into tail from coreutils like a 
patch, but if we have package inotify-tools that's even better.

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