Shivaswamy / ಶಿವಸ್ವಾಮಿ wrote: [...]
I am attempting to look for a pattern in the continuously growing log file and mail me if match is found. (on Linux). But I am having problem.
[...] You could use something like this: err1=down tail -f logfile | while IFS= read -r; do case $REPLY in "$err1" ) mail -s "Found warning" your_email@address ;; esacdone
Regards Dimitre -- http://www.freelists.org/webpage/oracle-l