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Re: Fedora 7 date display in ls -al

Denise Agosti dana com wrote:
> I have a Fedora 7 install in which the date displayed by default in
> an "ls -al" command as follows:
> -rw------- 1 root     root       6582 2008-12-19 04:25 maillog
> On other Fedora and RedHat versions, the date is displayed by
> default as follows:
> -rw------- 1 root   root    1105372 Dec 19 08:38 maillog
> Can anyone please tell me if there is there a way to change the way
> the date in the "ls -al" command is displayed in Fedora 7 so that it
> is the written month and numeric day as is the usual display?

You could use the --time-style option to specify any format you wanted
or you could set LC_TIME=C, which will get you the POSIX locale
format, which is like your latter example.

It's also worth noting that Fedora 7 is no longer supported and has
not recieved any updates for quite some time.  Using it leaves you
exposed to many security bugs.

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