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Old 12-16-2004, 09:07 AM   #1
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Timestamp of file/directories

I know that when I do a "ls -l" I can see the timestamp of when a file was last edited. But I have a directory with a lot of files in it and I want to know when it was created. How can I do that?
Old 12-16-2004, 09:21 AM   #2
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ls -l --time=ctime


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