Watchf is a tool for watching directory changes and run commands
- install Go into your environment
- install watchf
go get github.com/parkghost/watchf/...
Usage: watchf [options] Options: -V=false: Show debugging messages -c=: Add arbitrary command (repeatable) -e=[all]: Listen for specific event(s) (comma separated list) -exclude="^\.": Do not process any events whose file name matches specified regular expression pattern (perl-style) -f=".watchf.conf": Specifies a configuration file -i=100ms: The interval limit the frequency of the command executions, if equal to 0, there is no limit (time unit: ns/us/ms/s/m/h) -include=".*": Process any events whose file name matches file name matches specified regular expression pattern (perl-style) -r=false: Watch directories recursively -w=false: Write command-line arguments to configuration file (write and exit) Events: all Create/Write/Remove/Rename/Chmod create File/directory created in watched directory write File written in watched directory remove File/directory deleted from watched directory rename File moved out of watched directory chmod File Metadata changed Variables: %f The filename of changed file %t The event type of file changes Example 1: watchf -e "write,remove,create" -c "go test" -c "go vet" -include ".go$" Example 2(with custom variable): watchf -c "process.sh %f %t" Example 3(with configuration file): watchf -e "write,remove,create" -c "go test" -c "go vet" -include ".go$" -w watchf
This project is licensed under the MIT license