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RedHat 9 (Linux i386) - man page for newer (redhat section 1)

NEWER(1)						      General Commands Manual							  NEWER(1)

NAME
newer - compare file modification times
SYNOPSIS
newer [option] file1 file2
DESCRIPTION
Exit successfully if file1 exists and is at least as old as file2.
OPTIONS
newer accepts the following options: --help Print help message and exit. --version Print version information and exit. Web2C 7.3.1 4 January 1998 NEWER(1)