How to run splunk in docker and view tomcat logs

This might be overkill but why not use splunk on your dev PC to see what is going on in your tomcat log 1 docker run -d -p 8000:8000 -v C:\dev\app\tomcat-7.0.94\logs:/opt/tomcat/logs -e "SPLUNK_START_ARGS=–accept-license" -e "SPLUNK_PASSWORD=password" –name splunk splunk/splunk:latest

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How to grep recursively for xml files

To grep recursively we need the -r flag. To get only the file name we use the -l flag To get only files with extention .xml  we use the ‘–include’ flag and don’t forget to escape the spcial character with the ‘\’ 1grep -rl –include \*.xml "MARTIN" .

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