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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
On a Solaris box, I am trying to move the target of a symbolic link.
Let's say the symbolic link looks like the following:
/dir1/dir2/link -> /some/dir/target
I would like to know of a simple way to move the target of the symbolic link and not the link itself. I'd like to move... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: ejianu
2. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Hi, trying to understand more about symblic link, when I compiled a program called "match" in one folder ~/downloadsoftware/I want this program to be accessible like a system command by putting a symbolic link in /usr/bin/ Not by setting the $PATH method in .bashrc at this time.
What I did is:... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: yifangt
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
Can anyone please confirm if the command below is the only way that I can get what the symbolic link is set to?
mnlxd110(oracle)/db/posd2/dba$: ls -l | grep "^l"
lrwxrwxrwx 1 oracle dba 28 Aug 9 2011 bdump -> diag/rdbms/posp1/posp1/trace
mnlxd110(oracle)/db/posd2/dba$:... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: newbie_01
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
This may be a silly question to some but I am really stuck.
Is there a way to reverse the following;
sudo rm /bin/sh
sudo ln -s /bin/bash /bin/sh
It was part of a driver compile/installation procedure by Digi for Ubuntu stating that dash isn't supported and a symbolic link... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: LAVco
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
i am trying to create sym links on sles 11 , but it seems i am doing something wrong.
oracle@tests:/u01/app/oracle/oradata/ACIS> ln -s /db/ACIS/dbase/dbf/ /u01/app/oracle/oradata/ACIS/... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: tonijel
6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Is it possible to change the target of a symbolic link?
What I currently have is:
In the Stores directory, I did: ln -s /home/Data1 /home/Stores/abc
$ ls -latr
lrwxrwxrwx 1 dandy dandy 46 Feb 12 16:38 abc ->... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: dandyrandy
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
How can one ZIP the target of a soft/symbolic link in unix (if dodag@ is a symbolic link for the path car/reno/*.*, how can I zip car/reno/*.*, with using only dodag as my reference)?
Thxnk you. (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: galz
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
how y'all doin
well i have some questions about symbolic link and hard link
hope some one answer me
i open terminal and join as root
and i wrote ln -s blah blah
then i wrote ls
i see red file called blah blah
but didn't understand what is this can some one explain and... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: detective linux
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
question abt symbolic link ...
i'm doing the following ...
ln -s x.sh ./scripts/y.sh
it is giving following error
cat: cannot open y.sh
Any reason u an think of ?
But it is working fine when i goto scripts directory and cretae the symbolic link.
... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: bhargav
10. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I was wondering is it possible todo something like following:
- 2 servers on the network
- both can be reached via /net/SERVER1/datadir and /net/SERVER2/datadir
- i'm running rsync to syncronize the data coming to server1 from whatever application
on other... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Bashar