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Static Time Field

Automatically generate static time data on the first page visit, so that updating the page files will not change its publication time.

Hook::set('enter', function() use($site) {
    $page = Lot::get('page');
    if ($page && $page->exist) {
        $time = Path::F($page->path) . DS . '';
        if (!$site->is('error') && !File::exist($time)) {

Note: The default shield uses $page->update to show the current date which will output the file modification time as the page date. To show the current page date created by this snippet, you can use $page->time or $page->date->{$format}:

<p><?php echo $page->date->en_us; ?></p>

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