Re: fooling a non-"stdin redirection accepting" app (colortail)??
On 2012-11-24 13:32 +0100, Zenaan Harkness wrote:
> On 11/24/12, Sven Joachim <email@example.com> wrote:
>> On 2012-11-24 12:17 +0100, Zenaan Harkness wrote:
>>> Seems a hard nut to crack... evidently systemd-journalctl does not
>>> output in the same way as tail command...
>> At least with the -f option, it seems.
> Is this enough to file a bug?
I filed one now: http://bugs.debian.org/694563.
> "systemd-journalctl -f" fails to pass stdout file descriptor in such a
> way that bash process substitution can work"
It's actually simpler than that, since "systemd-journalctl -f > foo" or
"systemd-journalctl -f | grep ." don't work either. So this has nothing
to do with process substitution.
Thanks for the interesting discussion,