touch - change file timestamps
touch [OPTION]... FILE...
Update the access and modification times of each FILE to the current time.
Mandatory arguments to long options are mandatory for short options too.
Note that the -d and -t options accept different time-date formats.
If a FILE is -, touch standard output.
Written by Paul Rubin, Arnold Robbins, Jim Kingdon, David MacKenzie, and Randy Smith.
Report bugs to <email@example.com>.
Copyright (C) 2006 Free Software Foundation, Inc. This is free software. You may redistribute copies of it under the terms of the GNU General Public License <http://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl.html>. There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.
The full documentation for touch is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the info and touch programs are properly installed at your site, the command
should give you access to the complete manual.
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