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Always tail/edit/grep the latest file in a directory of timestamped files

Terminal - Always tail/edit/grep the latest file in a directory of timestamped files
tail -f /path/to/timestamped/files/file-*(om[1])
2009-02-16 22:55:16
User: karld
Functions: tail
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Always tail/edit/grep the latest file in a directory of timestamped files

zsh only

If you have this command in your history, you can always re-run it and have it reference the latest file.

The glob matches all timestamped files and then the resulting array is sorted by modification time (m) and then the first element in the sorted array is chosen (the latest)

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