Linux / Unix pv Command See Output Progress of Complicated Shell Pipes

by on August 27, 2012 · 0 comments· LAST UPDATED August 27, 2012

Fig.02: pv displaying output of complicated pipes and commands

Prefix the output information with NAME. Useful in conjunction with -c if you have a complicated pipeline and you want to be able to tell different parts of it apart.

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