Tag Archives: Unix

Linux/Unix: How to manipulate or change the last modified/accessed time of a file using touch command?


Assume there’s a file @ /home/user/testmsg.txt If you want to change the file timestamp to 09/20/2011 08:30 using touch command, here’s how you can do it: From Wikipedia, touch is a standard Unix program used to change a file‘s access and modification timestamps. It is also used to create a new empty file. Related articles […]

java.lang.OutOfMemoryError: unable to create new native thread


If you see this error, then there’s most likely an issue with the thread handling in your application. I faced this issue in one of our apps, while deploying it as a WAR deployable in JBoss. This is how we debugged the issue: The same app was running as a stand-alone and was working fine […]