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bug #23259: -O timestamps the named file based on the last download

Submitted by:  Micah Cowan <micahcowan>
Submitted on:  Thu 15 May 2008 05:10:05 PM UTC  
Category: Program LogicSeverity: 2 - Minor
Priority: 5 - NormalStatus: Confirmed
Privacy: PublicAssigned to: Micah Cowan <micahcowan>
Originator Name: Open/Closed: Open
Release: NoneOperating System: None
Reproducibility: Every TimeFixed Release: None
Planned Release: 1.15Regression: No
Work Required: 0 - HoursPatch Included: None

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Thu 15 May 2008 05:10:05 PM UTC, original submission:

This is useless (since you can't do timestamping on an -O file), and inappropriate, since you really want to make the timestamp for an output-document to be when it was written.

Thanks to Jochen Roderburg for the heads-up:


Micah Cowan <micahcowan>In charge of this item.


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