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1. UNIX for Beginners Questions & Answers
I know how to create a symlink but I am getting an error message that the file already exists. Also, my symlink doesn't point from target directory to the path correctly,
Here is an example of the path to my folder structure
path: cd /wkspce/wff/DEV/jobs/DEL
the folder structure is:
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2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am trying to setup my plex server to use symlinks rather than host the movie files.
in my storage directory, i have both movies(some in subdirectory of the name and some just in the parent directory) and tvshows, which have subdirectories for each season, which contains the episodes
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3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
i would like to remove a directory and also symlink target inside.
-- file1 -> /targetpath/file1
-- file2 -> /targetpath/file2
rm -rf my_directory will not remove symlink target.
rm -rf "`readlink -f file1`" will only remove target if specifying the symlink is specified
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4. Red Hat
can someone please suggest or is it possible to hide the path for the link from viewing it from remote users.
as root user login
lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 43 Oct 2 16:05 sftpdata -> /data/sftphome/sftpuser1/sftpdata/
when user1 logs... (4 Replies)
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5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Hello. I am working on creating a script to recursively run on my media collection. The goal is to recreate the folder structure, but with slight changes in the folder names based on my rules. The folders will also include the .jpg & .mkv files, renamed according to a similar set of rules.
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6. Shell Programming and Scripting
I got a little problem, I made a few modifications to the code of the launch script of a testing server(minecraft) and now updating is broken aswell as the automatic directory creation.
These Lines somehow create an endless symlink that refers to itself and I don't know how to fix... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: Xaymar
I want to create a symlink on a link file, i mean, there is a file which is actually a symlink of some version. Now i want to create one more symlink on that link file.
EX: there is a file:
uat -> version
prod -> version
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Discussion started by: raghu.iv85
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have a folder<abc> under /root folder. I want to create a symlink such that when i click on folder<abc> under root, should display my home folder (home/krish).
Immediate inputs appreciated..... (1 Reply)
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9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am new to scripting and hope to get help in this forum...we use autosys ... the jil files call shell scripts (korn shell) for automated processes and create logs everytime they are run...the process runs every 5 mins which is creating huge logs...i need to know if logs be created... (0 Replies)
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10. Shell Programming and Scripting
hello, i am a newbie who is just starting to use liunx, and I need to accept a string from the terminal and use case to echo a suitable message if the string doesn’t have at least 10 characters. Also, how would I do the same thing using expr? (3 Replies)
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