Top Forums UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers override the system date-timestamp on the Unix servers Post 302137726 by DavidH on Wednesday 26th of September 2007 02:09:31 PM
Yes, a great suggestion but that requires screwing with the servers and rebooting before each test. I don't want to do that. I want the server to maintain its time so files created are time stamped appropriately. I want the utility to fake out the system so that when the code calls for the current date/time it gets what I want it to be. I want to be able to run multiple iterations of tests using current and past dates. Do you have any other suggestions? Thanks again for the prompt response! Smilie
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getlastmod - Gets time of last page modification

int getlastmod (void ) DESCRIPTION
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