Entries published on January 3, 2009
Oldest files meme
Doug Hellmann has brought a meme to my attention, and I’d be remiss in my duties if I didn’t act upon it.
Here’s how it’s supposed to work. Save a copy of this Python script, say as a file named
#!/usr/bin/env python """Print last-modified times of files beneath '.', oldest first.""" import os, os.path, time paths = ( os.path.join(b,f) for (b,ds,fs) in os.walk('.') for f in fs ) for mtime, path in sorted( (os.lstat(p).st_mtime, p ...