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I have a webserver document root as /var/www/html, inside that I have a folder called system. If I access the url


in browser the access time of the file(hello.img) is changed but not the system folder. My requirement is when I access the file in a folder, the folder access time also has to be updated. I didn't find it in filesystem option. Your Help is much appreciated.

Regards, Sugumar

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  • It's not any kind of filesystem option. If the directory itself isn't accessed then its atime won't change. – Ignacio Vazquez-Abrams Apr 13 '18 at 4:07

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