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SHTOOL-PROP.TMP

Section: GNU Portable Shell Tool (1)
Updated: shtool 2.0.8
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NAME

shtool prop - GNU shtool propeller processing indication  

SYNOPSIS

shtool prop [-p|--prefix str]  

DESCRIPTION

This command displays a processing indication though a running propeller. It is intended to be run at the end of a pipe (""|"") sequence where on "stdin" logging/processing informations found. For every line on "stdin" the propeller advances one step clock-wise.  

OPTIONS

The following command line options are available.
-p, --prefix str
Set a particular prefix str which is displayed in front of the propeller. The default is no prefix string.
 

EXAMPLE

 #   shell script
 configure 2>&1 |\
     tee logfile |\
     shtool prop -p "Configuring sources"

 

HISTORY

The GNU shtool prop command was originally written by Ralf S. Engelschall <[email protected]> in 1998 for mod_ssl. It was later taken over into GNU shtool.  

SEE ALSO

shtool(1).


 

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NAME
SYNOPSIS
DESCRIPTION
OPTIONS
EXAMPLE
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SEE ALSO

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