Commands by hvindin (2)

  • Run a job in the background and prefix it's output with some string. This is particularly useful if you are running inside a docker container in a startup script (sue me, I'll run two jobs in a docker container if I want to) and you can run something like: /usr/sbin/nginx 2>&1 | awk '{print "[NGINX] " $0}' & /opt/jws-3.1/tomcat8/bin/catalina.sh run 2>&1 | awk '{print "[TOMCAT] " $0}' & while true; do ; done it can also be combined with tee to create a file log as well as a stdout log, for example if the script above where a script called "/bin/start-container.sh" then you could run /bin/start-container.sh | tee /var/log/containerlogs Show Sample Output


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    nginx 2>&1 | awk '{print "[NGINX] " $0}' &
    hvindin · 2017-04-25 22:18:38 0
  • The example uses hashicorps packer as the sample file, but any .zip file which only contains a single file will work. Show Sample Output


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    curl -Ss https://releases.hashicorp.com/packer/1.0.0/packer_1.0.0_linux_amd64.zip | zcat > packer
    hvindin · 2017-04-25 22:03:11 0

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