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Re: Coreutils-gotchas

From: Assaf Gordon
Subject: Re: Coreutils-gotchas
Date: Wed, 16 Dec 2015 13:45:02 -0500
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On 12/07/2015 12:23 PM, Pádraig Brady wrote:
Initial list started at:

The recent "touch -d yesterday" might be a 'gotcha'
( ) .

Something like:
  On GNU/Linux, "touch -d now" requires only write permissions to a file,
  while "touch -d [SPECIFIC-DATE]" requires file ownership or root permission
  (and similarly, "touch -t").

 - assaf

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