Subject: Re: ctime support on SFTP subsystem

Re: ctime support on SFTP subsystem

From: Ezequiel Ruiz <>
Date: Tue, 05 Oct 2010 13:52:50 -0300

  El 05/10/2010 01:47 p.m., Dan Fandrich escribió:
> On Tue, Oct 05, 2010 at 12:19:13PM -0300, Ezequiel Ruiz wrote:
>> I'm wondering if it would be possible to add ctime support for the
>> _LIBSSH2_SFTP_ATTRIBUTES file attributes. Is this unsupported for
>> some reason? (I mean, only atime and mtime are listed in there).
> You can't change ctime to an arbitrary value, by definition. ctime is
> always updated by the system when the inode changes. That's why system
> calls like utimes(2) only allow changes to atime and mtime as well.
>>>> Dan
> _______________________________________________
> libssh2-devel
Yes I understand, but I don't want to change it, just want to "read" it
with the stat() based functions. Would it be possible to add support for
reading that value with stat() ?



Received on 2010-10-05