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fileTime -- get or set file modified time

Synopsis

Description

The value is the number of seconds since 00:00:00 1970-01-01 UTC, the beginning of the epoch, so the number of seconds ago a file or directory was modified may be found by using the following code.
i1 : currentTime() - fileTime "."

o1 = 32

See also

For the programmer

The object fileTime is a compiled function.