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Version 5.3
     posted by gray, Thu Dec 30 09:18:02 2021 - 0 replies

Version 5.3 of direvent is available for download.

New in this version:

New event: "change"

The change event is implemented on GNU/Linux and FreeBSD. This event is delivered when a file was modified and closed. ...

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Version 5.2
     posted by gray, Sat Jul 13 16:50:45 2019 - 0 replies

Version 5.2 is available for download.
New in this version:

The path statement can refer to a regular file

Prior versions of direvent required the argument to the "path" statement to refer to an existing directory. This requirement is now ...

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GNU direvent 5.1
     posted by gray, Wed Jul 6 15:32:36 2016 - 0 replies

GNU direvent 5.1 is available for download.

Changes in this release:

  • Globbing patterns in #include statement
  • New watcher option shell
  • Include search path
  • New command line option -I (--include)

See the NEWS file entry for a detailed discussion.

Direvent 5.0
     posted by gray, Sat Sep 6 14:00:51 2014 - 0 replies

Direvent 5.0 -- a first GNU release of the package -- is available for download from the official GNU FTP, and from its
FTP home.

GNU Direvent
     posted by gray, Fri Aug 22 13:46:57 2014 - 0 replies

Dircond has been dubbed GNU project and was renamed to GNU Direvent. For convenience all links pointing to the old name are still supported.

This page as well as direvent repositories is mirrored on Savannah.

A new release will follow soon.

Version 4.1
     posted by gray, Fri Dec 27 13:55:08 2013 - 0 replies

Dircond version 4.1 is available for download.

New in this version:

  • New features

A watcher can be configured to react only on certain files. To that
effect, a new statement "file" is introduced. This statement defines ...

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Version 4.0
     posted by gray, Tue Jun 4 21:49:04 2013 - 0 replies

Version 4.0 of Dircond is available for download from

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