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From Diane Holt <hol...@yahoo.com>
Subject RE: "Modified" timestamp when using <copy> task
Date Tue, 12 Jun 2001 17:58:57 GMT
--- Jamie Tsao <jtsao@atinera.com> wrote: 
> >When you copy over the file, you've "changed" the contents of the file
> >while leaving the name the same.  Thus, the new modified date.
> 
> Have I "changed" the contents of the file ?  I'm merely doing a copy.
> The actually binary file is identical.

You've created a new file, the contents of which are the same as the file
it was copied from, so the its timestamp is as of when it's created.

Diane

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(holtdl@yahoo.com)



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