On 6 May 2005, at 14:00, Hamilton, David (TSG C&I) wrote:
> I am writing a shell script using sh-posix on HP-UX and I need to check
> if a file is over a week old as one of the conditions of an if
> I'd rather not use perl if I can avoid it.
> Any suggestions?
Apparently I left out the closing ` which should have come after the 7.
Also, some people (They Know Who They Are) will whinge about my use of
X there, and say it shows my age. Well, using X works on old shells AND
new. Not using X works on current bash, but fails on Solaris 8's sh.
I've no idea which camp HP-UX's sh-posix is in. Personally, I'm fussy
about wanting my advice to work nearly anywhere someone might use it.
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