edlog++ -- 'ed' and 'mail' inspired shlog browser in Python
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edlog++ -- 'ed' and 'mail' inspired shlog browser in Python


edlog++ [-h] [-e] [-p] [-u USER] [-w] [--since TIME]

Python rewrite of the `shlog` utility on RTC

optional arguments:
  -h, --help            show this help message and exit
  -e, --exitcode        Returns RC>1 if no changes since the last check. No display.
  -p, --pager           Use external pager
  -u USER, --user USER  Comma separated list of usernames to include in the list
  -w, --wrap            Wrap text
  --since TIME          Show items newer than TIME, provided in Unix time format


  • next
  • previous
  • ./Enter - type current shlog
  • z - next screenful of headers
  • h - redisplay headers
  • q - quit
  • :wrap/:nowrap - toggle line wrapping
  • :pager/:nopager - activate/deactivate external pager ("less" for now)
  • g - go back to the first page
  • G - go to the oldest message / last page
  • 4 digit number - jump directly to shlog number


  • make new post
  • reply
  • | - pipe
  • ! - shell out/exec
  • ? - builtin help