[systemd-devel] order of sd_journal_query_unique()?

Daurnimator quae at daurnimator.com
Fri Mar 6 15:45:33 PST 2015

On 6 March 2015 at 16:13, Chris Morgan <chmorgan at gmail.com> wrote:
> So is SD_JOURNAL_FOREACH_BACKWARDS the fastest way to find the newest
> journal entry with a given field? journalctl seems a ton faster than
> my c application is when I search for a given field that is not
> present. And by search I'm doing:
> journalctl --user BLAH=1
> Chris

To find the newest journal entry:
  - sd_journal_seek_tail
  - sd_journal_add_match and similar to add criteria
  - sd_journal_previous

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