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Re: [SLE] change date
  • From: Paul Abrahams <abrahams@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 16 May 2001 21:07:06 -0400
  • Message-id: <3B03243A.7C63B251@xxxxxxx>
Mads Martin Jørgensen wrote:

> * Charlie Ti <shadout@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> [May 16. 2001 10:11]:
> > Hi,
> > how can i change the date of a file on a fat partition, either whith
> > windows or with linux.
>
> % touch filename?

That'll work, of course, if you want to attach the current date or if
you're willing and able to temporarily change the system date (probably a
very bad idea). I wonder if there's a way to change a file's date to an
arbitrary date.

Paul



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