lwatch - Simple log colorizer

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name lwatch
Package version 0.6.2
Package release 1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 58 B
Download size 29.11 KB
Official Mirror ftp.br.debian.org
Lwatch is a program to split syslog or syslog-ng messages with regexps
(PCREs), colorize and display them in a way that important
information can be seen at a glance. It is a small, useful tool for
system administrators.


Package Version Architecture Repository
lwatch_0.6.2-1_i386.deb 0.6.2 i386 Debian Main
lwatch - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.4
libpcre3 >= 8.10


Type URL
Binary Package lwatch_0.6.2-1_amd64.deb
Source Package lwatch

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install lwatch deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install lwatch




2014-01-11 - Artur R. Czechowski <arturcz@hell.pl>
lwatch (0.6.2-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release
+ Updated config.{guess,sub} files (Closes: #727927)
* Add lwatch-dbg package
* Remove DM-Upload-Allowed from debian/control
* Added linker/compiler options for hardening in debian/rules
* Update Standards-Version to 3.9.5 - no changes required
2012-03-24 - Artur R. Czechowski <arturcz@hell.pl>
lwatch (0.6-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* Add pkg-config to build-depends
* Remove removing fifo command from debian/rules, the upstream no more
creates the file during make install
* Install empty /var/lib/lwatch directory
* Convert to 3.0 (quilt) format
* debian/control: fixed long and short description as suggested by lintian
* debian/postinst: replace mknod with mkfifo, remove mknod lintian override
* Proper handling of all action in maintainer scripts
* debian/rules: add targets: build-arch and build-indep
* Update debian/watch file to track .bz2 extension instead of .gz one.
* Update Standards-Version to 3.9.3 - no changes required
2010-02-11 - Artur R. Czechowski <arturcz@hell.pl>
lwatch (0.5-1+cvs20100211) experimental; urgency=low
* Current CVS snapshot - it shall fix the hurd build problems
* Added flex to build depends
2009-11-28 - Artur R. Czechowski <arturcz@hell.pl>
lwatch (0.5-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
+ autotools stuff is updated (Closes: #533692)
* debian/watch uses sf.net redirector
* Update Standards-Version yo 3.8.3 (no changes required)
* Use debhelper 7
* debian/rules: replace dh_clean -k with dh_prep
2007-07-07 - Artur R. Czechowski <arturcz@hell.pl>
lwatch (0.4.1-2) unstable; urgency=low
* don't remove yparse.c on clean (Closes: #424562), the same change
has been made in upstream's CVS
* lwatch's distclean target is run via [ ! -f Makefile ] || $(MAKE) distclean
instead of -$(MAKE) distclean to cool out lintian
* Bump up the Standards-Version (nothing to change)
* lintian override: mknod-in-maintainer-script, FIFO is created, not device
* update debian/compat from 4 to 5, Build-Depends on debhelper (>= 5.0.0)
2005-08-20 - Artur R. Czechowski <arturcz@hell.pl>
lwatch (0.4.1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial Debian Release (Closes: #187282)

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