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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
can u help me out how change the hooked file below.
VEUEMASTER.txt -> /sbvnj/kfls//VSUE_OBR_MAER.txt.201503230800 (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: ramkumar15
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
i have create a soft link using below command.
ln -s <filename> <dirmane>where file name i use is t1 and dir name was t2.
i deleted the dir t2 using command rm -rf to remove the soft link .
however again i create a file a using the name t2 and when i just try to link t1 to t2 ... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: scriptor
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
When installing oracle software a set of directories are created under
the home directories.
Since the home directory is usually not big , i would like to create a soft link
from the home directory to mount point with alot of free space , that way the logs will not be wriiten under the... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: yoavbe
Can anyone let me know the difference between hard link and copy command..
1) from my knowledge hard link wont span across file system and it will link to inode.
2) But in space point of view both hard link and copying a file occupies a same space. Then what is the major difference between... (11 Replies)
Discussion started by: rogerben
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Can somebody please help me in knowing the difference between soft (Symbolic) link and hard link.
Please explain it in as simple terms as possible.
Kris (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: balu_solaris
6. 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)
Discussion started by: skyineyes
7. 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
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am curious about one thing.
Lets say I have a file file-a to which new generations are created on demand by simply archiving it (ex: file-a.tar.gz) and having the new one created with the same original filename file-a.
Now what I want to know is if I create a hard/soft link to file-a, what... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Browser_ice
9. 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)
Discussion started by: RAJACHOKALINGAM
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?
What exactly should I do to do this:... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: penguin-friend