Write date/time to file?

Bill Moran wmoran at potentialtech.com
Sat Jun 28 06:58:11 PDT 2003

Dragoncrest wrote:
>     HI all.  As part of the ongoing development of a spam tracking 
> script I'm writing, I'm looking for tidbits of information on how to do 
> certain things.
>     My question today is simple.  What I need to know is what's the 
> command at the console to display date and time?  I'm looking for an 
> output similar to this:  Sat Jun 28 09:02:12 2003
>     I'm sure it's something incredibly simple, but I've looked and I 
> can't find anything that would logically create something like that.  
> Many thanks in advance.

The command you're looking for is 'date'.

Bill Moran
Potential Technologies

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