Opened 14 months ago

Last modified 14 months ago

#14069 new bug

Timestamp of a file written to FAT32 is far into the future

Reported by: Pete Owned by: nobody
Priority: normal Milestone: Unscheduled
Component: File Systems/FAT Version: R1/Development
Keywords: Cc:
Blocked By: Blocking:
Has a Patch: no Platform: All

Description (last modified by korli)

Haiku seems to be able to write files to, say, a FAT32 USB stick with no problem, except that it sets the date way into the future! You don't see this in the listing of the copied file initially, but when you unmount and remount (or mount the drive in Linux), the date is wrong.

For example, here's a test file created in Haiku, copied to USB and later (after a remount) copied back to Haiku:

-rw-r--r-- 1 pete root 0 Apr  3 12:00 timetest_ORIG
-r--r--r-- 1 pete root 0 May 10  2026 timetest

Most annoying for my preserved photos!

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Change History (1)

comment:1 Changed 14 months ago by korli

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