tail -f logs/catalina.out | grep -v INFOwhich doesn't display all the INFO messages but still shows me anything serious, and all the internal tomcat messages about how the startup is progressing. I know I could change the logging (log4j) but this is a simple trick which still allows me to look back at the info messages to check things.
Tuesday, May 29, 2007
Sakai Startup Logs
Often after I've started up Sakai I'll tail(1) the logs so I can see how the startup is going, however by default Sakai spits out quite a few informational messages and it is easy to miss the important stuff so now I tend to watch the logs with the following command: