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Old 04-05-2005, 08:29 PM   #1
trumpetdork
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creating folder shortcuts


I'm trying to create a shortcut to some of the folders I open use in Linux but are buried deep in the folder structure. How do I do this? Note this isn't a program shortcut, it's a FOLDER shourtcut.

I'm using Fedora 3.
 
Old 04-05-2005, 08:47 PM   #2
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ln -s <target folder> <link name>
 
Old 04-05-2005, 08:47 PM   #3
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the best thing to do is use the command line.

here is the basic command
Code:
ln -s TARGET... DIRECTORY
this is called a symbolic link
you can get more info by either reading the manual
Code:
man ln
or by using
Code:
ln --help
hope that this helps.
 
  


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