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Re: [multitail] usefull?



> > I was thinking: would it be usefull to be able to select 2 colors for a
> > regular expression so that multitail will alternate between them? E.g.:
> > cs_re:red,blue,bold|red,blue:regexp
> > matching line 1: red,blue,bold
> > matching line 2: red,blue
> > matching line 3: red,blue,bold
> > etc.
> 
> i figure this could come handy for repetitive patterns to make certain
> things stand out more?
> the problem is sure there, but i don't think this feature would really
> benefit many people.  but it bloats the code.  my opinion:  no opinion.

Hmmm yes, code gets a little bit bigger but on the other hand (I'm
thinking aloud here) the main goal of multitail is making watching
logfiles (and such) as convenient as possible. Hmmm.


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