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See smbstatus all the time

Terminal - See smbstatus all the time
while (( $i != 0 )) { smbstatus; sleep 5; clear }
2009-06-03 13:26:30
Functions: clear sleep
-4
See smbstatus all the time

See smbstatus Output within a 5 second interval (for monitoring smb access)

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More portable (works with any bourne-compatible shell):

while :; do smbstatus; sleep 5; clear; done
Comment by inof 254 weeks and 6 days ago

Downvoted...

Doesn't work on all shells (and you don't specify the one you're using)

And why complicate things when it can be so easy?

watch smbstatus
Comment by skinp 254 weeks and 6 days ago

Hi man,

You can use the watch to replace his command.

root@zappa:~# watch -n5 -d smbstatus

Comment by ncaio 254 weeks and 6 days ago

watch is nice because you can have it highlight the differences when things change as nciao has shown with the -d option.

Comment by bwoodacre 254 weeks and 6 days ago

very nice .. tnks @dude !!

Comment by geekbr 254 weeks and 4 days ago

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