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Follow _why's SPOOL in real time.
#!/bin/sh
# Read _why's SPOOL in real time.
# Requires `lp` and a printer.
BASEURL=http://whytheluckystiff.net
if [ ! -d SPOOL ]; then
mkdir SPOOL
fi
while true; do
curl -o index $BASEURL
for LINE in $(<index); do
if [[ $LINE == SPOOL/* ]]; then
if [ ! -f $LINE ]; then
echo $LINE
curl -o $LINE "$BASEURL/$LINE"
lp -o raw $LINE
fi
fi
done
sleep 60
done
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