File System issue

From: Emmanuel STAPF (
Date: Wed Oct 11 2000 - 12:52:08 EST


I find out that doing the following command:

cp toto titi/toto

where toto is a file and titi is a directory do not change the date stamp of

Doing the same on Solaris 2.4 or 2.5 does it?

Could someone point me on the reason for this behavior?
Thanks in advance,

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