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[bug #14991] mtime documented incorrect or bug?

From: David Huffman
Subject: [bug #14991] mtime documented incorrect or bug?
Date: Thu, 17 Nov 2005 19:32:20 +0000
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Follow-up Comment #4, bug #14991 (project findutils):

Why this change was made is beyond me, but I noticed that other UNIX does not
work this way, however are starting to impletment this due to IEEE Std 1003.1,

-mtime  n 
The primary shall evaluate as true if the file modification time subtracted
from the initialization time, divided by 86400 (with any remainder
discarded), is n.

More than n. 
Exactly n. 
Less than n. 

So according to this, there is no bug. Just not very intuitive. More than
nothing (+0) is never a good idea in my book. Thanks for the clarification.


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