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bug #60822: Missing "@" in worked example

Submitted by:  None
Submitted on:  Fri 25 Jun 2021 11:20:07 AM UTC
Category:  documentation Severity:  3 - Normal
Item Group:  None Status:  Duplicate
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  berny
Originator Name:  Originator Email:  -email is unavailable-
Open/Closed:  Closed Release:  None
Fixed Release:  4.9.0
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Tue 01 Feb 2022 08:14:53 PM UTC, comment #1: 

Duplicates #60823.

Bernhard Voelker <berny>
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Fri 25 Jun 2021 11:20:07 AM UTC, original submission:  

The "Using -printf and sort to compare timestamps" example has this example code:

    newest=$(find subdir -newer timestamp -printf "%A%p\n" |
               sort -n |
               tail -n1 |
               cut -d: -f2- )
    touch -r "${newest:-timestamp}" timestamp

which is missing an "@" character after the "%A".

Definitely missing in version 4.8.0 which I've got installed. Also missing at https://www.gnu.org/software/findutils/manual/html_node/find_html/Updating-A-Timestamp-File.html#Using-_002dprintf-and-sort-to-compare-timestamps, so I assume it's not fixed in the most recent release.



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