fileschanged(1) displays altered files


fileschanged [OPTION...] [FILE]...


Monitors FILEs for alterations. Display the filenames of FILEs that were created, changed, deleted, started execution or finished executing.
-s, --show=EVENT[,...]
Display created, changed, deleted, executing, or executed files (Default is "created,changed")
-a, --show-all
Display all file events and the associated action
-f, --files-to-monitor
(Default) Monitor the FILEs on the command line
-l, --filelist=FILE
Monitor the list of filenames inside FILE
-L, --dereference
Don't monitor symlinks, monitor what's pointed to
-r, --recursive
Monitor subdirectories of directories
-t, --timeout=N
Delay showing changed files for N seconds (Def=2)
-p, --display-action
Display action when showing altered files
-x, --exec=PROG
Run PROG when file is altered (PROG action filename)
-?, --help
Give this help list
Give a short usage message
-V, --version
Print program version

FILEs must exist when monitoring begins, or they will not be monitored.


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