change the access and modification dates of files
[ mmddhhmm [ yy ] ] [
-f fname ] name ...
The settime command sets the access and modification dates for one
or more files.
The dates are set to the specified date,
or to the access and modification dates of the file specified via
Only one of these methods must be used
to specify the new date(s).
The first mm is the month number;
dd is the day number in the month;
hh is the hour number (24 hour system);
the second mm is the minute number;
yy is the last two digits of the year
and is optional.
settime 1008004592 ralph pete
sets the access and modification dates of files
ralph and pete
to October 8, 12:45 AM, 1992.
settime -f ralph john
This sets the access and modification dates of the file
john to those of the file ralph.
in place of settime is encouraged.
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