GVFS-MONITOR-DIR(1) User Commands GVFS-MONITOR-DIR(1)
gvfs-monitor-dir – Monitor directories for changes
gvfs-monitor-dir [OPTION…] [LOCATION…]
As long as gvfs-monitor-dir is running, it will print information about
file creation, deletion, file content and attribute changes and mount
and unmount operations inside the specified directories.
gvfs-monitor-dir uses the GIOs directory monitoring APIs to monitor the
given directories. GIO uses different implementations depending on the
platform. The most common implementation Linux uses inotify.
The following options are understood:
Prints a short help text and exits.
Shows the version number and exits.
Don’t send single MOVED events.
On success 0 is returned, a non-zero failure code otherwise.