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Section: GNU Privacy Guard (1)
Updated: 2007-12-03
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NAME

watchgnupg - Read and print logs from a socket  

SYNOPSIS

watchgnupg [--force] [--verbose] socketname

 

DESCRIPTION

Most of the main utilities are able to write there log files to a Unix Domain socket if configured that way. watchgnupg is a simple listener for such a socket. It ameliorates the output with a time stamp and makes sure that long lines are not interspersed with log output from other utilities.

watchgnupg is commonly invoked as

watchgnupg --force ~/.gnupg/S.log

 

OPTIONS

watchgnupg understands these options:

--force
Delete an already existing socket file.

--verbose
Enable extra informational output.

--version
print version of the program and exit

--help
Display a brief help page and exit

 

SEE ALSO

gpg(1), gpgsm(1), gpg-agent(1), scdaemon(1)

The full documentation for this tool is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If GnuPG and the info program are properly installed at your site, the command

info gnupg

should give you access to the complete manual including a menu structure and an index.


 

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NAME
SYNOPSIS
DESCRIPTION
OPTIONS
SEE ALSO




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