timestamp on symlink

Martin Pool mbp at samba.org
Mon Jul 29 00:34:05 EST 2002

On 29 Jul 2002, Donovan Baarda <abo at minkirri.apana.org.au> wrote:
> This is because most of python's os.xxx methods de-reference symlinks. You
> get this error because 'nothere' doesn't exist. The correct way to get time
> info on symlinks is to use os.lstat(), which doesn't de-reference links.

I realize you can get the time that way (although not on all platforms),
but how do you set it?  As jw says, there is no lutime().


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