[fpc-pascal] File monitoring

Krishna v.krishnakumar at gmail.com
Wed Oct 24 07:10:00 CEST 2007

On 10/24/07, ik <idokan at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hello,
> I was wondering if there is an existed file monitor unit/library etc..
> for Linux ?
> I'm looking for such daemon/unit/library/code that will be able to do
> as follows:
> 1. Monitor mask of files
> 2. LGPL or library that it's license allows me to use it also for
> commercial use.
> 3. Ability to monitor specific changes, like file update, creation of
> a file, deletion etc.. each one     as a specific event.

FAM. On newer kernels, inotify provides this functionality.

> 4. Written in Pascal :)

Not sure if Pascal bindings exist. But I think creating one is straightforward.

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