Issue #7106 has been updated by luislavena (Luis Lavena).

Status changed from Open to Assigned
Assignee set to luislavena (Luis Lavena)
Target version changed from 1.9.3 to 2.0.0


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Feature #7106: FileUtils.touch should allow touching the symlink itself rather than the file the link points to
https://bugs.ruby-lang.org/issues/7106#change-32466

Author: cirrusthinking (Alessandro Diaferia)
Status: Assigned
Priority: Normal
Assignee: luislavena (Luis Lavena)
Category: core
Target version: 2.0.0


Most systems support POSIX lutimes sys call that allows a symlink to be touched. I'd like to see this feature implemented.
Unfortunately I'd like to see this feature on Solaris as soon as possible but I cannot see lutimes syscall supported there.


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