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watch -d 'ls -l'
2009-09-03 20:12:36
User: 0disse0
Functions: watch
Tags: watch stats
0

To highlight the difference between screen updates

watch 'cat /proc/loadavg'
2009-09-03 20:10:46
User: 0disse0
Functions: watch
Tags: status watch
1

If you need to keep an eye on a command whose output is changing, use the watch command. For example, to keep an eye on your load average

gnome-terminal --tab --tab --tab
2009-09-03 19:36:07
User: 0disse0
Tags: terminal gnome
2

If you launch gnome-terminal manually, you can start with three open tabs

apt-key list
2009-09-03 19:32:11
User: 0disse0
Functions: apt
Tags: apt-key
0

For example: check the APT security keys to make sure the Google digital signature was imported correctly

apt-cache stats
man 5 crontab
2009-09-03 19:27:08
User: 0disse0
Functions: man
1

You can view the man pages from section five by passing the section number as an argument to the man command