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Old August 25th, 2009, 12:06 AM
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Question File time stamp keep printing epoch


I'm trying to get a file time stamp to record the file last modifed.
I would like to print as a real time, but I keep getting epoch time instead.

use Time::Local;

sub getTime
   my $filestat = (stat($myfile))[9];
   my $mystamp = scalar(localtime($filestat));

   print "File Stamp " . $mystamp;
It's printing "Thu Jan 1 10:00:00 1970"

Can someone tell me what did I do wrong here?

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