GVFS-MONITOR-FILE(1) User Commands GVFS-MONITOR-FILE(1)
gvfs-monitor-file – Monitor files for changes
gvfs-monitor-file [OPTION…] [LOCATION…]
As long as gvfs-monitor-file is running, it will print information
about creation, deletion, content and attribute changes and mount and
unmount operations affecting the monitored files.
gvfs-monitor-file uses the GIOs file monitoring APIs to monitor the
given files. 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.