tail command in Linux with Examples

tail command means Print the last 10 lines of each FILE to standard output.

Syntax

tail [OPTION]… [FILE]…

In man page the describe it

  • tail – output the last part of files.
  • man tail– More details information about tail command.

tail command in Linux with Examples

$ tail devopsroles.log
$ tail -f devopsroles.log

Conclusion

tail command is the simple the command in Linux. It is the most popular in use terminal Linux output the last part of files.

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