The post: Get List of Directories and Timestamp in a specific format in HP-UX

My answer was short, because it was the answer of an experienced HP-UX administrator (and expert in Posix shell) to an issue about a shell command.

Generally speaking, I agree with you, but in that specific case, I believe you might undelete my answer, as I have no access to a HP9000 for the moment, to provide complete solutions.

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    We strive to have complete and tested answers on this site. If you want to do a quick tip, and not take the time to write up a fully baked answer, and have sufficient rep, I'd suggest leaving a comment, or circle back on it when you have enough time to do so. – slm Jun 16 '18 at 22:12

Answers should be complete solutions, though.

another way might be to use find with -newer, -older and other options. but it is possible

Is not an answer, so I nominated it for deletion while reviewing posts.

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    especially since there already was one proper answer the other one could have been added to... – ilkkachu Jun 15 '18 at 10:15

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