CLI workaround for Windows XP : Using TAIL
If you are an addict of the command line interface whateve the OS you use, you probably already had difficulties to administrate some Windows XP box remotely. Tips ! Get the [Windows Server 2003 Resource Kit tools] on microsoft.com you could install lot of usefull tools and especially tail !
# display help
# display last ten lines of a file
# display last thirty lines of a file
tail -30 FILENAME
# keep accessing file, displaying new lines as necessary.
tail -f FILENAME
Supported Operating Systems: Windows Server 2003; Windows XP
- 30 MB of free disk space
- Windows XP
- Windows XP SP1
- Windows Server 2003 family