explain_utime_or_die man page
explain_utime_or_die — change file times and report errors
void explain_utime_or_die(const char *pathname, const struct utimbuf *times);
The explain_utime_or_die function is used to call the utime(2) system call. On failure an explanation will be printed to stderr, obtained from explain_utime(3), and then the process terminates by calling
This function is intended to be used in a fashion similar to the following example:
The pathname, exactly as to be passed to the utime(2) system call.
The times, exactly as to be passed to the utime(2) system call.
This function only returns on success. On failure, prints an explanation and exits.
change file last access and modification times
explain utime(2) errors
terminate the calling process
libexplain version 1.4
Copyright (C) 2008 Peter Miller