[gltail] glTail on IOS...

Jason 'XenoPhage' Frisvold xenophage at godshell.com
Tue Nov 29 10:43:43 EST 2011


On Nov 29, 2011, at 1:51 AM, Erlend Simonsen wrote:
> Over the summer I started rewriting glTail for iOS devices, and it is now available on the Apple App Store. Visit http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/gltail/id482374785 if you're interested. 
> 
> It runs beautifully on the iPad and iPhone 4 & 4S, and works on the 3GS but is somewhat limited due to the display resolution of the older models.
> 
> At the moment it only supports Apache/Nginx (in Extended Common Log Format) and Rails 2.3+ logs. A bit further down the road, it will be possible to write your own parser server side, and display the result on the iOS version so you can see your proprietary logs as well. 
> 
> As the iPhone / iPad code runs glTail swimmingly, I might attempt to add in physics there as well, I just wanted to get something out there first to gauge the interest in something like this on those devices. 
> 
> What do you think?

I think it's brilliant and works great!  :)  I love being able to fire this up on the go …

> -- Erlend

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Jason 'XenoPhage' Frisvold
xenophage at godshell.com
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