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Old 02-08-2012, 11:13 AM   #1
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Creating a flag file


I had created a flag to satisfy a conditional statement, now i had modified a file which is used in the condition to complete a task & now a new flag need to be created & override the previous flag so how can a new flag can be created instead of previous flag ?

Any help will be appreciated
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In the same way you created the first one?
Old 02-09-2012, 08:36 AM   #3
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Yes, i created the flag file in the same way but now i want to apply condition so that if any modifications are done in future
for the same file then condition can be applied & the new modified file can be copied/executed successfully without any need for rerun.

Also if md5sum can be any helpfull & how ?


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