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1. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have some main directories.
For example :
/main_dir2In main_dir2, I have a sub dir named sub_dir2-1 with 2 files in it ( file_2-1, file_2-2 )
file_2-2From "/main_dir1/A/B/C" I make a soft link
ln -s /main_dir2/sub_dir2-1 ... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: jcdole
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hi team, i am writing a purge script to delete softlinks and hardlinks on linux system which are 3/10/30 days old. To test the script i need to create links with old timestamp, i am able to cange timestamp for files but not for links.
i tried touch -h option but this option is not available on... (1 Reply)
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3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
give me a simple example for soft and hard links.
this will work for soft link ?? ln -s (2 Replies)
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When loooking at files in a directory using ls, how can I tell if I have a hard link or soft link? (11 Replies)
Discussion started by: Harleyrci
i'm trying to write a c code to copy a soft link over to a specified directory. Is it possible to do this without using symlink()?
if so, what can I use?
Thanks! (2 Replies)
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6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I need the command to find all soft links in a directory. Can someone please help.
Thank you. (2 Replies)
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7. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am digging for certain types of files in the current directory and all its sub-directories and archiving them with the following code:
find . -type f \( -name \*\.ksh -o -name \*\.sql -o -name \*\.ini \) -print|xargs tar -cf... (4 Replies)
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8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
hi, i am in a directory, have 2 files as below
then do a ls -l gives the below
lrwxrwxrwx 1 root system 23 Mar 08 2001 filea -> /adir/filea
lrwxrwxrwx 1 root system 23 Mar 08 2001 filea -> /adir/fileb
now, when i do a cd /adir, the system said, adir not... (5 Replies)
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9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
what is link? and soft link? how about hard one and symbolic link.
i get confuse about this links. could anyone help me with full explainsion?
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