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iWatch is a real-time filesystem monitoring program. It is a tool for detecting any changes on your filesystem and reporting it to the system administrator immediately. It uses a simple configuration file in XML format and is based on inotify, a file change notification system in the Linux kernel.


User Guide at


LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
GPLv2Ted Teah29 January 2007

Leaders and contributors

Cahya Wirawan Maintainer

Resources and communication

Audience Resource type URI
Developer,Support Mailing List Info/Archive
Bug Tracking VCS Repository Webview

Software prerequisites

Kind Description
Required to use Linux Kernel 2.6.13 or greater

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 29 January 2007.


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