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Old 12-03-2007
Files and dates

Hello all. I am trying to do a file listing on a particular directory by date. I need to list the files and their directories that have a timestamp between Dec-1-2006 and Jan-1-2007. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
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Old 12-03-2007
Code:
touch -t  200612010001  ./oldfile
touch -t  200701010001  ./newfile
find /path/to/files  -new ./oldfile -a ! -newer ./newfile -exec ls -l {} \;

 

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