Stat on the command line

    Stewart, you mean a little like this?

      STAT(1)                                                           User Commands                                                           
             stat - display file or filesystem status
             stat [OPTION] FILE...
             Display file or filesystem status.
             -f, --filesystem
                    display filesystem status instead of file status
             -c  --format=FORMAT
                    use the specified FORMAT instead of the default
             -L, --dereference
                    follow links
             -t, --terse
                    print the information in terse form
             --help display this help and exit
                    output version information and exit
             The valid format sequences for files (without --filesystem):

    There is a standard stat command line tool.

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