bbana - The Big Brother Analysis Tool

Perusing the Log File

This option allows you to view the information you have written to the log file you set with the new log file option in the output menu. If you are running bbana on a machine with X windows and the DISPLAY environment variable is set, the log file will be presented in using the less pager in an xterm window. Otherwise the log file will be presented using less in your current terminal window. For our current example, the output would look like

Example Log File

Remember: Unless the log file is a new file, your most recent output will be appended to the end of a pre-existing log file. Therefore you may have to skip to the end of the file in order to see your most recent analysis.