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Old 08-05-2010, 03:01 AM   #1
pravinkhavate
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Cool application redirect to file


i want to redirect application to file.
i m redirecting it by command
konsole -e 'application name' >> applog.txt
but it is not working.
Please help.....
 
Old 08-05-2010, 05:38 AM   #2
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Quote:
konsole -e 'application name' >> applog.txt
Are you trying to get a log from konsole or the application?

What happens if you just run:
Code:
application >> applog.txt
Also you may need to explain further what you mean by 'not working'? ie is there an error message?
 
Old 08-05-2010, 05:53 AM   #3
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This worked for me

Quote:
queenz@martin-lucid:~$ vlc >> file.txt
then you can go and open your file ~/file.txt and you will see the output of that program.

mine was..

Quote:
VLC media player 1.0.6 Goldeneye
[0x88f3668] main libvlc: Running vlc with the default interface. Use 'cvlc' to use vlc without interface.
QInotifyFileSystemWatcherEngine::addPaths: inotify_add_watch failed: No such file or directory
QFileSystemWatcher: failed to add paths: /home/queenz/.config/ibus/bus
Bus:pen: Can not get ibus-daemon's address.
IBusInputContext::createInputContext: no connection to ibus-daemon
 
Old 08-05-2010, 08:31 AM   #4
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Quote:
Originally Posted by pravinkhavate View Post
i want to redirect application to file.
i m redirecting it by command
konsole -e 'application name' >> applog.txt
but it is not working.
Please help.....
What is Konsole supposed to be doing there?
 
Old 08-05-2010, 09:07 AM   #5
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Some applications print using stderr instead of stdout.
You could try either:
command 2>logfile
or
command >logfile 2>&1

The later will redirect stdout to a log file and redirect stderr to stdout.

Last edited by jschiwal; 08-06-2010 at 12:19 AM.
 
  


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