[nycbug-talk] Files/directories by date utility?
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Tue Jul 27 00:16:07 EDT 2010
Dan Langille writes:
> I've long wanted to get a list of all files sorted by descending date
> modified? Why? For backups. When doing an incremental backup, a long
I will start working on this in coming days.
Still not sure if I will end up dumping the data to a table or try to do
something to display some basic values from the parsing program.
I actually have some very specific needs for a current project so I will
tackle that first.
For my current project I need to know which directories have files newer
that X days old and of those I need to know on a per directory bases what is
the most recent date of the most recent file in the directory.
I will likely have that basic functionality this week then I will tackle
trying to create something a little more flexible.
Anyone that would like to be informed of this project please let me know and
I will keep you updated. If there is enough interest I will put it in
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