[p4] Question about headTime.
william_ivey at bmc.com
Wed Apr 5 12:07:22 PDT 2006
I just checked the output of p4 fstat and it certainly looks like
utc time to me. Most of the other commands do translate from utc to
When looking at the time stamp on a given client machine, you have
to know what the file type of the file in question says about time.
There is an option to use the submitted or synced time locally. I
think I'd stick with p4 fstat for accuracy.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: perforce-user-bounces at perforce.com
> [mailto:perforce-user-bounces at perforce.com]On Behalf Of Kevin Regan
> It seems that the Perforce depot keeps track of the time from
> the client's machine and stores that in headTime. This make
> it somewhat difficult to create a script that attempts to do
> dependency checking based on time. The issue is that the
> script end up comparing the time from one client machine to another.
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