setting directory mod date
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Tue Mar 24 23:10:50 CET 2009
jyoung79 at kc.rr.com wrote:
> I've got some Python code (2.5.1) that's compressing folders
> on a Windows machine. When the directories get
> compressed, their modification date changes. Is it possible
> to grab the modification date of the folder before it's
> compressed, and then set it's modification date back to it's
> original state after it's compressed? I've been reading
> different articles on-line about this, but nothing looks very
> promising. I haven't tested os.utime() or win32file since
> others have said these won't work correctly with folders on
> Windows XP.
I've just tried it. os.utime() _does_ work correctly on folders.
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