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Re: [multitail] multitail ssh question




Use screen. Thats what I do





On Tue, Mar 20, 2007 at 06:29:09PM +0100, Marc Elser wrote:
> 
> Hi multitail users,
> Hello Folkert,
> 
> I just installed multitail to use it with multiple apache logs which I 
> can only access through ssh.
> 
> Problem is when run "ssh <server> tail -f <logfile>" as an external 
> command to multitail, the ssh connections don't get closed when I quit 
> multitail, even worse every ssh connection opens a csh in which the 
> "tail -f" command is run.
> 
> my question, are there any ssh switches I can use so that the ssh 
> connection gets closed as well when multitail exits, or does anybody 
> know better ways as "tail -f" on each server to get the output? Or are 
> there any client/server scripts which can pipe the output through ssh on 
> a local file so that multitail can be run on the local files for each 
> server?
> 
> Any help on this would be very helpful cause I'm really out of ideas.
> 
> Thanks a lot,
> 
> Marc elser
> 
> 
> 
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