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Re: changing directories and getting filedates


> I bet that your "mode" argument to mkdir() was 0. Create your directory
> with mkdir("/the/dir/to/create", 0777) and you should be able to then
> use chdir to go in it (the "0" in "0777" is important, so that the
> compiler knows that this is octal and not decimal, and for those
> worrying about 0777 permissions, the umask will remove some of that,
> just be happy).

The problem was that the directory must have the executable bit, then it

Felix Kollmann, DG5PT

Future Interactive 

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