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1. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
Hi. Can somebody tell me if there's a way of creating a symbolic link from a directory on one filesystem to that on another that will allow a find command that doesn't use the -L param to locate a particular file under that new 'linked' dir. With a normal sym link the find command on that... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: user052009
2. 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
3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I would like to create symbolic links for a series of files in my cwd (after confirming that the links don't already exist). The above files all have a similar prefix, but different extensions.
I created a shell script like shown below and I get an error message "No such file or... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: Gussifinknottle
4. 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)
Discussion started by: Satyak
5. 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)
Discussion started by: Ramesh M
I'm logged in as root in an aix box
Which command will list all the soft links and hard links present in the server ? (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: newtoaixos
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)
Discussion started by: manthasirisha
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)
Discussion started by: yls177
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Would I be correct in assuming that find doesn't bother recursivley searching down sim links. (It doesn't seem to so I guess it doesn't!!!) Is there anyway to make it do so? (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: peter.herlihy
10. 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?
Gusla (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: gusla