Hi linux folks, How do I apply pv (http://www.ivarch.com/programs/pv.shtml) in cmp? for example when cmp -l a.iso b.iso It looks like a complicated case in pv.
asked 05 May '10, 19:17
It's not clear from your question what exactly is that you want to achieve.
on the other hand
Haven't tried this myself but it should be the right way...
answered 12 May '10, 12:11
Try the following:
The file "output" should contain the output of cmp afterwards, while the piping progress is correctly shown.
Edit: pmarini was faster. ;)
answered 12 May '10, 12:29