Re: New feature

Kevin Buhr (
24 Sep 1997 11:50:47 -0500

"Richard B. Johnson" <> writes:
> Possible bug or feature in V2.1.55 with pre-patch-2.1.56B (which?).

FWIW, the behaviour under 2.1.54 is correct. The atimes of regular
files are not changed simply by reading their directory, and while
"sync" results in plenty of disk activity as directory atimes are
flushed to disk, any following "ls -R" remains blessedly quiet.

Kevin <>