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1. 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 $PATH method in .bashrc at this time.
What I did is:... (4 Replies)
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2. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I read about treads realted to this issue but they did not resovle issue given below.
Please help me resolve issue given below
I have html file under /srv/www/htdocs/actual_folder
and following link works... (0 Replies)
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3. Shell Programming and Scripting
Can anyone please confirm if the command below is the only way that I can get what the symbolic link is set to?
mnlxd110(oracle)/db/posd2/dba$: 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)
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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
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5. Shell Programming and Scripting
i am trying to create sym links on sles 11 , but it seems i am doing something wrong.
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6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Please help me out to find out difference between a hard link and a soft link.
I am new in unix plz help me with some example commands ( for creating such links).
S.Kamakshi :) (2 Replies)
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7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
PLease let me know the usage of Hard Link vs Soft Link
i.e what is the basic difference and what happens when one file is changed or deleted in both the cases???
thanks (3 Replies)
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8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Can any one please explain me what is the difference between hard link and soft link in UNIX.
Thanks in advance
Raja Chokalingam. (2 Replies)
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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.
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Discussion started by: bhargav
10. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I'd like to know the differences between hard links and soft links. I've already read the ln manpage, but i'm not quite sure of what i understood.
Does a hard link sort of copy the file to a new name, give it the same inode number and same rights?
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Discussion started by: penguin-friend