Re: s6 inotify

From: Laurent Bercot <>
Date: Wed, 18 Dec 2019 20:40:41 +0000

>I'm looking for filesystem events similar to systemd.path in s6. My run
>script has to execute a binary when file "/tmp/testlog" is present. Can you
>please let me know which s6 program will help me achieve this.

  Hi Raghu,
  inotify(7) is a Linux extension, so it's not implemented in s6, which
aims to be portable.

  You can find inotify-related utilities in inotify-tools, for instance
(, or inotifyd in busybox

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