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Re: test -nt not sane

From: Greg Wooledge
Subject: Re: test -nt not sane
Date: Wed, 10 Aug 2011 15:42:54 -0400
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On Wed, Aug 10, 2011 at 03:25:49PM -0400, Chet Ramey wrote:
> The man page says:

> file1 -nt file2
>       True if file1 is newer (according  to  modification  date)  than
>       file2, or if file1 exists and file2 does not.

Ah.  The "help test" page is shorter:

      FILE1 -nt FILE2  True if file1 is newer than file2 (according to
                       modification date).

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