[svlug] "tailing" a /dev?

Aaron T Porter atporter at primate.net
Tue Jul 17 11:41:02 PDT 2001


On Tue, 17 Jul 2001, Robert L. Harris wrote:

>   This process actually works great, I can send breaks, etc and not need
> grfx or X or any mess incase a box is badly wedged.  The only thing lacking
> is the ability to grab any output for when I'm not connected to the 
> console.  I can connect another session and leave it open but that's alot
> of hassle and mess for when I have to break that connection and grab the
> console.

	Not exactly what you're looking for, but I've used screen to do
exactly this.





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