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tail, with specific pattern colored

Terminal - tail, with specific pattern colored
tail -f file | egrep --color=always $\|PATTERN
2009-10-15 13:08:30
User: sitaram
Functions: egrep file tail
tail, with specific pattern colored

but you can't see the colors in that sample output :(


There is 1 alternative - vote for the best!

Terminal - Alternatives
tail -f FILE | perl -pe 's/KEYWORD/\e[1;31;43m$&\e[0m/g'
2009-06-02 21:31:54
User: tuxifier
Functions: perl tail

tail with coloured output with the help of perl - need more colours? here is a colour table:


tail -F file | egrep --color 'pattern|$'
tail -f FILE | grep --color=always KEYWORD
2009-10-15 06:54:45
User: dennisw
Functions: grep tail
Tags: color

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