monitor util in a scripted daemon?

Neil Smith neils at
Fri Jul 23 20:27:16 UTC 2010

- Is there a command (native, shell, or ports collection) to sit and watch for new file creation in a directory?
- I'd like to build a system startup script for such a command and its scripted actions. Sound possible?
- Is there already something in the default OS that does something similar?

Neil Smith         neils at
Comp. Sys. Mngr., Atmospheric Sciences

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