Unix/Linux Go Back    

BSD 2.11 - man page for touch (bsd section 1)

Linux & Unix Commands - Search Man Pages
Man Page or Keyword Search:   man
Select Man Page Set:       apropos Keyword Search (sections above)

TOUCH(1)										 TOUCH(1)

       touch - update date last modified of a file

       touch [ -c ] [ -f ] file ...

       Touch  attempts	to set the modified date of each file.	If a file exists, this is done by
       reading a character from the file and writing it back.  If  a  file  does  not  exist,  an
       attempt	will  be made to create it unless the -c option is specified.  The -f option will
       attempt to force the touch in spite of read and write permissions on a file.


7th Edition				  April 29, 1985				 TOUCH(1)
Unix & Linux Commands & Man Pages : ©2000 - 2018 Unix and Linux Forums

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 01:51 PM.