tail.io

tail standard input and broadcast it using socket.io

npm install tail.io
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tail.io

This tool is a browser based tail -f, read data from stdin then convert it to HTML and send it using Socket.IO.

How to install

npm install tail.io

How to use

Use tailio command with pipe.

$ (while :; do; date; sleep 1; done) | tailio
Server listening on port XXXXX

After server start, you can see output in http://127.0.0.1:XXXXX.

If you use Mac OS X, you can open browser after server start using with --exec open option.

$ (while :; do; date; sleep 1; done) | tailio --exec open
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