Show the feed of a given URL and wait for new entries appearing at the bottom
Show the feed in reverse chronological order (newer at the bottom)
Include publication date and link
Set update interval
Show feed and exit
rsstail [OPTIONS]... -u URL
This manual page was written for the Debian distribution because the original program does not have a manual page.
Parse a RSS feed and read it, in an output similar to the tail command.
This is a Few Description on the main options for rsstail
Do not show headings
- -Z X
Add heading 'x'
Show Publication date
- -b X
Where X is the limit in bytes for description/comments
Continue even if there are XML parser errors in the RSS feed.
- -n X
Initially show X items
Strip HTML tags
- -o X
only show items newer than X[s/M/h/d/m/y]
- -u URL
URL of RSS feed to tai
- -i Seconds
check interval in seconds (default is 15 minutes)
Print in reverse order
- -x Proxy
proxy server to use (host[:port])
- -y ProxyAuth
proxy authorization (user:password)
do not exit when an error occurs
be verbose (add more to be more verbose)
Show version of program.
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On Debian systems, the complete text of the GNU General Public License can be found in /usr/share/common-licenses/GPL.