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Re: Getting a list of files in a directory sorted by date

by explorer (Chaplain)
on Apr 07, 2006 at 16:33 UTC ( #541902=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Getting a list of files in a directory sorted by date

opendir(DIR,$logdir); foreach( readdir(DIR) ) { next unless /\w/; $date{ -M $_ } = $_; # Store modification's time } closedir DIR; foreach ( sort { $a <=> $b } keys %date ) { print $date{$_} # Show ordered files }

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Re^2: Getting a list of files in a directory sorted by date
by Ovid (Cardinal) on Apr 07, 2006 at 16:46 UTC

    What happens when you have two files with the same mtime?

    Cheers,
    Ovid

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