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The viewlog script


On a default pi-apps installation, you will find this script at /home/pi/pi-apps/etc/viewlog.
This file is located in the etc folder because it's one of the smaller scripts.


View the specified log file in a text editor.


~/pi-apps/etc/viewlog ~/pi-apps/logs/install-success-Arduino.log

Notes: - This script will kill previous instances of itself. - This script does not obey the "Preferred text editor" setting. - Why? Viewing a log in geany (the default "Preferred text editor" setting) is cumbersome and breaks the whole concept of closing the editor once you click on a new logfile.