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

Submitter:  Micah Cowan <micahcowan>
Submitted:  Thu 15 May 2008 05:10:05 PM UTC
Category:  Program Logic Severity:  2 - Minor
Priority:  5 - Normal Status:  Confirmed
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  micahcowan
Originator Name:  Open/Closed:  Open
Release:  None Operating System:  None
Reproducibility:  Every Time Fixed Release:  None
Planned Release:  1.15 Regression:  No
Work Required:  0 - Hours Patch 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>


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