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Old 01-05-2012, 06:42 AM   #1
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Smile How to check the last modified time of the file.


How to check the last modified time of the file
 
Old 01-05-2012, 07:14 AM   #2
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Code:
#stat filename
 
Old 01-05-2012, 07:32 AM   #3
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Sorry but I am asking about unix command ant about a function.
 
Old 01-05-2012, 07:45 AM   #4
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First thing you should know this is a linux blog and you never specified about unix

I am not sure with unix command but I think if you hit a search on google you will get bunch of help

here are some links
http://www.cyberciti.biz/faq/howto-f...files-by-date/
http://www.unixtutorial.org/2008/04/...x-filesystems/

and I believe stat should work in unix as well but best of luck
 
Old 01-05-2012, 07:48 AM   #5
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Suppose you want to find text files that were last modified 60 days ago, use:

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# find /home/you -iname "*.txt" -mtime -60 -print
 
Old 01-05-2012, 05:55 PM   #6
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As you can see, when you ask vague questions, you'll generally get vague or useless answers in return.

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In short, give us details about everything. Don't assume we will know what you are talking about. We aren't psychic, after all! (Well, most of us, anyway. )

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