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Old 10-18-2007
find new files

I am using ksh and AIX 5.2. I would like to use the find command to find files that are less then 3 days old. However ctime does not seem to work the way I thought it should. Can anyone tell me what I am doing wrong?

Code:
prompt> date
Thu Oct 18 10:56:55 EDT 2007
prompt> ls -l
total 0
-rw-r--r--   1 user   group          0 Oct 18 10:51 test1.file
-rw-r--r--   1 user   group          0 Oct 17 07:00 test2.file
prompt> find /tmp/test -name "?????".file -ctime 1
/tmp/test/test1.file
/tmp/test/test2.file
prompt> find /tmp/test -name "?????".file -ctime 2
prompt>

Thanks in advance.
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Old 10-18-2007
Try -ctime -3

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