[Tutor] globbing and sorting and dating, oh my!
idiot1 at netzero.net
Sat Feb 21 01:51:57 EST 2004
Hello gang, I have an interesting task. I want to add a WHAT'S NEW
feature to my wiki. This must build a list of all files in the wiki
(glob.glob to the rescue for a simple list of files in the library of
pages) and sort them out according to AGE since last written to,
delete those older than X days, take what is left and convert the time
stamp to something a human could read without being a un*x geek. Once
the data is converted to human preferences, I will take the results
and spew it in a html page, one per line, with the usual suspects
providing html markup, after which I will run of and hide for a few
Anyone got some suggestions on accomplishing this task?
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