Resulting difference between 2 directories

Gerard Samuel fbsd-questions at
Wed Jun 16 09:01:23 PDT 2004

On Wednesday 16 June 2004 09:12 am, Lowell Gilbert wrote:
> Gerard Samuel <fbsd-questions at> writes:
> > On Tuesday 15 June 2004 05:04 pm, Julian M. Mason wrote:
> > > Given that, though, half an hour with a {python, perl, php, shell, etc}
> > > {book, website}  will probably produce a better result.
> >
> > So I thought.  I'll start getting my thoughts together for the code.
> I think that (Gnu) tar with an option to only pick up files since a
> given timestamp would do this fairly easily.  Of course, it is also
> probably a five-line shell script.

You are absolutely correct.

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