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FAM

http://oss.sgi.com/projects/fam/
FAM, the File Alteration Monitor, provides an API which applications can use to be notified when specific files or directories are changed. It comes in two parts: fam, the daemon which listens for requests and delivers notification, and libfam, a library which client applications can use to communicate with fam

Documentation

User FAQ available in HTML format from http://oss.sgi.com/projects/fam/faq.html; User manpage available in HTML format frm http://oss.sgi.com/projects/fam/doc.html; User guide available in HTML format from http://oss.sgi.com/projects/fam/doc.html


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released on 15 April 2003

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Licensing

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GPLv2orlaterJanet Casey15 April 2003



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Maintainer


Resources and communication

Audience Resource type URI
Support E-mail mailto:fam@oss.sgi.com


Software prerequisites

Kind Description
Weak prerequisite xinetd
Required to use portmap

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 7 January 2008.



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