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Re: Re: Re: modified file

by andreychek (Parson)
on Sep 23, 2001 at 05:55 UTC ( #114123=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

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Or, taking what you said a different way -- the sysadmin, doing the routine nightly backups, could throw the timestamp off too.. leaving you unsure if it was an automated process which touched the file, or a person manually looking at it.

Backups, tripwire, the "locate" DB, and several other nightly processes can all interfere with it.

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