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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have all my pictures as *.JPG and *.CR2 in the following folder structure:
But sometimes I added a subdirectory -->
/media/a_2TB/pictures/year/year-month-day-hour/suba/picture*.*... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: 8200
Soft link,Hard link brief explanation (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: RAJU KAVATI
3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I've just started using UNIX in a Linux vmplayer. I'm trying to run the command:
ln -s `pwd`/$1 `python -c "from distutils.sysconfig import get_python_lib; print get_python_lib()"`/$1
in a script from an online tutorial, but I keep getting an error message:
ln: creating symbolic link... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: ChipT
4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have scoured the entire forum for this but to no avail unfortunately. Basically, I would like to remove my symbolic link from my folder name i.e.
foldername -> /a/b/c/d/f
where f is indeed a folder. I have tried rmdir but this does not work and in actual fact deletes the... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: cyberfrog
I want to create a link using ln -s for a directory that does not exist on the box.
How do I do that?
I had some files from Box A directory /d1/u01 and I copied the files across to another Box lets say Box B on directory /d2/u02.
Now I want a link so that this path /d1/u01... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Phuti
6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
lets consider 2 directories test1 and test2. I want to link test2 to point to test1, how do u do this? (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: Mr. Zer0
7. Filesystems, Disks and Memory
I am trying to duplicate a symbolic link, the new link should be the exact replica of the original one, with same file attributes, permissions, owner, group and even the time.
i m successful in changing the owner and group, but when i try to change the time using utime, the time of the... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: avanigadhai
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
This is my first message in this forum.
I'd like to know if there is a nice way to get the complete path from a symbolic link.
When I do a ls -ltr I see this output.
lrwxr-xr-x 1 mmmm users 66 Sep 4 09:58 LINK_SEND ->... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: rodrimuino
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
I'm writing a ksh script which will reference a text file I have to create symbolic links for my application:
Link Directory Link Source Link Name
/users/05/dwisconbug bin link2bin
Now, this should create the following... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: dwisconbug
I am linking a directory as follows:
ln -sf /home/xxx/userid/real_files/* /home/xxx/userid/linked_files
This gives me symbolic links for all the files in the real_files directory in the linked_files directory. My question is, if I go and remove a file in the real_files directory and then go... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: rcarnesiii