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UTIME(3C)																 UTIME(3C)

utime - set file times SYNOPSIS
#include <sys/types.h> utime(file, timep) char *file; time_t timep[2]; DESCRIPTION
This interface is obsoleted by utimes(2). The utime call uses the `accessed' and `updated' times in that order from the timep vector to set the corresponding recorded times for file. The caller must be the owner of the file or the super-user. The `inode-changed' time of the file is set to the current time. SEE ALSO
utimes(2), stat(2) 4th Berkeley Distribution May 9, 1985 UTIME(3C)

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UTIME(2)						     Linux Programmer's Manual							  UTIME(2)

utime, utimes - change access and/or modification times of an inode SYNOPSIS
#include <sys/types.h> #include <utime.h> int utime(const char *filename, struct utimbuf *buf); #include <sys/time.h> int utimes(char *filename, struct timeval *tvp); DESCRIPTION
utime changes the access and modification times of the inode specified by filename to the actime and modtime fields of buf respectively. If buf is NULL, then the access and modification times of the file are set to the current time. The utimbuf structure is: struct utimbuf { time_t actime; /* access time */ time_t modtime; /* modification time */ }; In the Linux DLL 4.4.1 libraries, utimes is just a wrapper for utime: tvp[0].tv_sec is actime, and tvp[1].tv_sec is modtime. The timeval structure is: struct timeval { long tv_sec; /* seconds */ long tv_usec; /* microseconds */ }; RETURN VALUE
On success, zero is returned. On error, -1 is returned, and errno is set appropriately. ERRORS
Other errors may occur. EACCES Permission to write the file is denied. ENOENT filename does not exist. CONFORMING TO
stat(2) Linux 1995-06-10 UTIME(2)
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