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List file modification date with Year

infa007 asked
Last Modified: 2013-12-26
I am doing ls -lt and this command sometime lists the year of modification but sometime just lists, Month, Day and the time. I need the Month, Day and the Year of the last modification.

ls -lt file.txt | nawk '{print $6-$7-$8}'

Would like the result to be: Oct-22-2008

Thanks for your help.
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