On 2002.12.18, Phlip <phlipcpp / yahoo.com> wrote:
> 
> Are there more primitive things I can do to get in 'touch'?

# touch foo
# ls -l foo
-rw-r--r--    1 root     www             0 2002-12-18 00:15 foo
# irb
irb(main):001:0> File.utime(Time.now - 600, Time.now - 900, "foo")
1
irb(main):002:0>
# ls -l foo
-rw-r--r--    1 root     www             0 2002-12-18 00:12 foo

-- Dossy

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