How to do things
AI Noob vs. Pro
Free Open Source:
a command line
free external tools,
- download the free Swiss File Knife Base from Sourceforge. - open the Windows CMD command line, Mac OS X Terminal or Linux shell. - OS X : type mv sfk-mac-64.exe sfk and chmod +x sfk then ./sfk - Linux: type mv sfk-linux-64.exe sfk and chmod +x sfk then ./sfk OS X and Linux syntax may differ, check the help within the tool.
sfk sleep msec delay execution for a number of milliseconds. web reference http://stahlworks.com/sfk-sleep usage example: runapache.bat: start sfk sleep 3000 +tail -f logs\access.log -pat "GET * 404 " apache.exe creates an error log viewer, and runs apache in parallel. sfk will wait 3 seconds before tail goes active.
sfk is a free open-source tool, running instantly without installation efforts. no DLL's,
no registry changes - just get sfk.exe from the zip package and use it (binaries for
windows, linux and mac are included).
read more about all sfk functions here.