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This one is tried and tested for Ubuntu 12.04. Works great for tailing any file over http.
There are 2 alternatives - vote for the best!
it also works with the chrome browser. The alternative with tail and nc doesn't
Netcat is used to serve a log-file over a network on port 1234.
Point a browser to the specified server/port combo to view log-file updates in real-time.
If you can do better, submit your command here.
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