How to monitor the growth of a UNIX file
|Article:HOWTO7831|||||Created: 2007-08-14|||||Updated: 2012-01-26|||||Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/HOWTO7831|
How can I monitor the growth of a UNIX or Linux file?
The following command line script will show the growth of any file on a UNIX, Linux, or Macintosh file:
while [ true ]; do ls -la <path to file>; sleep 30; done
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