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find directories in the current directory, older than 5 days and archive them

This is basic questions. I need to find folders in the current working directory(not recursively) and if they are older than 5 days archive them. zip or tar.gz is fine. I can find the folders with ...
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How to list every file that is written to, on Linux?

What is the best way of getting a list of all files which have been written to, since power on? Is a simple find (with mtime) best for this, or are there other ways? (find won't list files which are ...
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Using find to locate files modified in Aug

I need to find files modified in August. Here's my portion of the command that narrows down the modification time. This works, but it seems to be missing some files. I'm guessing this is missing ...
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Does directory mtime always change when a new file is created inside?

Is it always true that when a new file is created in a directory - the directory's mtime changes?
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watchdog daemon file change interval?

I'm trying to setup the watchdog daemon to run on my Fedora 12 system. I know exactly what I want it to do ... but I'm unsure as to exactly configure it. Mainly due to inexact documentation. What I ...
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“find -mtime” does not work as expected on files with different timezones?

I have some files on server with the date several months ago, but invisible for find -mtime 7 search. When I list them as ls -l they look perfectly normal -rw-r--r-- 1 root root 347253 Jun 12 ...