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say only processes a complete file, at eof, so following a file isn't possible. Quick and dirty perl oneliner to feed each line from the tail -f to say. Yes, expensive to lauch a new process each line.
This little ditty was prompted by a discussion on how horrible it is to use VoiceOver on ncurses programs such as irssi.
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like #9295, but awkish instead of perlish
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