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I am trying to make a little app that will give a print out of all the files and file attributes in a selected directory.

The attribute I would like to get are;
Last Accessed
Created
Owner
Size

I am on a NT/Novel setup so I need to read the Novel Info on the file.

I have all the directory browsing and all that.

Any ideas how to read the Novel file attribute?

Some examples are required please....!

Cheers
Marcus

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I also have the size part in hand.
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Not sure about Owner but this might help you

http://161.58.84.209/files/tip229.html

Cheers,

T.
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by:mike1234
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The only way is to use Novell API. WinAPI won't help with NetWare attributes.

I cannot remeber exactly which functions I used to obtain those attrs., however you can find all the required info on Novell website.

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The Novell site really didnt help me with what  was after.
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If you're writing a batch file, try using the novell command NDIR /DA to get all the date information on the files in the directory.

NDIR on its' own may be sufficient for your needs!
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Thanks boiledfrog that looks promising I am looking at it now.
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No that didnt do what I wanted eigther.
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Iam deleting this question as no one has come forward with the information that has help[ed me solve this problem. Problem remains unsolved.


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Marcus
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