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Re: [Denemo-devel] Help with File modification time???

From: Josue Abarca
Subject: Re: [Denemo-devel] Help with File modification time???
Date: Wed, 26 Sep 2012 14:56:08 -0600
User-agent: Mutt/1.5.21 (2010-09-15)

On Wed, Sep 26, 2012 at 06:46:16PM +0100, Richard Shann wrote:
> There is a problem with the print view update which comes down to the
> question: How do you tell if a file has changed.
> Currently I am using stat() and looking at mtime, but only the seconds
> are being stored it seems, no sub-second precision.
> What is the right way to test if a file has changed?
> Richard

According to [0] and [1] you can use stat and look at mtim (note: no
trailing e).

st_mtim.tv_nsec <- to see the nano seconds.

(of course the file system must support nanoseconds time stamps)


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