change the file date and time
smithi at nimnet.asn.au
Sat Jun 7 08:48:01 UTC 2008
On Fri, 06 Jun 2008 20:25:41 +0300 Georgi Tyuliev <tyuliev at bas.bg> wrote:
> 1. How to mount Sony Ericsson k750i mobile phone with FreeBSD 7.0 ?
> 2. How to change automatically the file attributes (for example 'date')
> of large number of files?
For modification and/or access times, use touch(1)
For user:group ownership, use chown(1)
For file modes, use chmod(1)
> For example: I have taken many photos with my Sony Ericsson k750i mobile
> phone and
> the exact time end date is accessible (e.g. through F3 of the midnight
> but very often when copying the jpg's the file attributes change.
To preserve user/group ownership and modification/access timestamps on
files, use cp(1) with the -p flag. Maybe mc doesn't do that correctly
on copying, though it should for a move, assuming that it uses mv(1)
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