Detailed File Information for One File

Brian Milby brian at milby7.com
Fri Apr 27 11:07:37 EDT 2018


Are you sure about that? Some apps delete/recreate vice actually modifying
an existing file.
On Fri, Apr 27, 2018 at 9:44 AM Bob Sneidar via use-livecode <
use-livecode at lists.runrev.com> wrote:

> Funny you should mention that. I thought about doing this, but then I have
> to think about checking to see if the file is open somewhere else. In some
> cases it would work though. As an aside, I noticed yesterday that modifying
> a file on MacOS updates not only the modify date but the CREATION DATE as
> well!! Who thought that was a good idea??
>
> Bob S
>
>
> > On Apr 27, 2018, at 04:46 , Eller, Roger via use-livecode <
> use-livecode at lists.runrev.com> wrote:
> >
> > If you have the path and filename, you could create a subfolder "temp"
> just for the purpose of reading the details of a single file.
> >
> >
> > ## THIS IS NOT A SCRIPT -- LOL
> >
> > move the file into "temp".
> >
> > get the detailed fiiles.
> >
> > move the file from "temp" back to where you got it from.
> >
> >
> > ~Roger
>
>
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