Last Updated: February 25, 2016
· nmalcolm

Live remote traffic via with Logstalgia

Logstalgia is an awesome way to view your live log traffic with ease. Providing you have it installed (, you can use the command below to view log traffic from a remote host by piping the content of the log to Logstalgia.

ssh -x -p22 -l root tail -f /var/log/nginx/access.log | logstalgia --sync

Replace with the server IP address and optionally the username (root) and port (22). If you're not using NGINX you should replace /var/log/nginx/access.log with the absolute path to the log .

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