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1. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am here with very simple request:
a=`stat -c %y log1.csv`
and this stat command returning value as
2013-08-11 05:42:10.000000000 -0400:
But I want to see in mm/dd/yyyy format?
any help is highly appreciated thank you
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Discussion started by: parpaa
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
Die to what all operations, the "Modify" and "Change" values of stat output changes for a file.
I found, during editing a file, Change and Modify alters. When chmod'ing Change alters, while Modify doesnot alters. Is there more situations where these changes? (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: anil510
3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
i know this command does not exist in solaris. however, i read somewhere on this forum that basically everything the stat command provides in other oses can be obtained in solaris using the ls command.
i've searched the forum for a while now and i cant find the thread. does anyone know about... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: SkySmart
4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
i got confused about stat output
stat manual says
File : Size in Bytes
Blocks : Number of blocks used
IO Block : Size in bytes of every block.
when i use stat command for passwd file it says
~#stat /etc/passwd File: `/etc/passwd' Size: 999 Blocks: 8 IO... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: mhs
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need some help on a perl script. The script is to open a dir and print out the date of last modification on all files. I'm been trying this code but it doesn't work.
open (D,"$ARGV") or die "Can't open\n";
while (defined ($file = readdir D))
next... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: new bie
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
If i do ls -l i get the result rwx-rw-r ...... ............... file.
How can i get the result in octal format.
All other output will be the same as ls -l shows.
The rwx-rw-r would be like 755 etc. (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: cola
JoeyG's note in the following thread got me thinking about using stat more often in file operations. I've only ever used it within perl - didn't even realize there was a commandline version of it.... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Smiling Dragon
8. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
the output of stat command is
Size: 238 Blocks: 8 IO Block: 4096 regular file
Device: 80ah/2058d Inode: 736783 Links: 1
Access: (0664/-rw-rw-r--) Uid: ( 500/ gajju) Gid: ( 500/ gajju)
Access: 2008-09-08 20:00:15.000000000 +0530
Modify: 2008-09-08... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: gajju
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Hi! I ran into a problem with a job I'm running. All it is doing is a "touch" on a filename. However, when I ran the job, it error'd out and got the message 'cannot stat'. When I restarted the job (making no changes) it worked just fine. Anyone know what this means? (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: lgardner
I can not understand why my stat() function fails all the time when function tries to go recursevly. Someone suggested that it might be poiter problem. Please, look up my code at: www.donnelly.cc.ks.us/readdir_test.c. How can i solve this problem? Any suggestion are welcome!
Thank you... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: solvman