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 ====== Understanding file timestamps ====== ====== Understanding file timestamps ======
  
-The File Fabric uses [[http://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​Coordinated_Universal_Time|UTC]] as an independent time format. This means that times for files are shown as UTC times and UTC is used to enable the File Fabric to understand whether a file needs to be updated or versioned.+The File Fabric ​does not store any files and it works with remote copies of data that it has indexed. It uses [[http://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​Coordinated_Universal_Time|UTC]] as an independent time format ​to display information about files. This means that times for files are shown as UTC times and UTC is used to enable the File Fabric to understand whether a file needs to be updated or versioned.
  
 ===== 1 File modified times ===== ===== 1 File modified times =====