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setting file creation time of a date
I have a more programmer question.
Standard POSIX (and thus e.g. linux) handle only the modification date
of the file.
NetBSD, FreeBSD, Darwin/Mac (and even windows) keep also track of the
stat birthtime, birthtimespec, birthtim are the BSD names inside the
I can with lstat get it and on copy of a file, set it using by using
utime(3) or utimensat(3)
But can I set the creation time? I'd like to be able to preserve it when
dealing with files.
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