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FUTIMES(3)		   Linux Programmer's Manual		    FUTIMES(3)

NAME

futimes - change access and/or modification times of an open file

SYNOPSIS

#include <sys/time.h> int futimes(int fd, const struct timeval tv[2]);

DESCRIPTION

futimes() changes the access and modification times of a file in the same way as utimes(2), with the difference that the file whose times- tamps are to be changed is specified via a file descriptor, fd, rather than via a pathname.

RETURN VALUE

On success, zero is returned. On error, -1 is returned, and errno is set appropriately.

ERRORS

Errors are as for utimes(2), with the following additions: EBADF fd is not a valid file descriptor. ENOSYS The /proc file system could not be accessed.

VERSIONS

futimes() is available since glibc 2.3.

CONFORMING TO

4.2BSD. Other than Linux, this function is only available on the BSDs.

SEE ALSO

futimesat(2), utime(2) Linux 2006-03-06 FUTIMES(3)

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