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Old 09-06-2011, 01:59 AM   #1
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help me list only linked files in my linux box using a shell script


Anyone please help me to get all linked (symbolic soft links files ) to be listed in a flat file using shell scripting

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Old 09-06-2011, 02:00 AM   #2
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I want the linked files starting with lr... to be listed in a new file
 
Old 09-06-2011, 02:20 AM   #3
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Why do you need this? Is this homework?
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Old 09-06-2011, 02:27 AM   #4
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What have you tried? Have you read the man page for find?
 
Old 09-06-2011, 02:32 AM   #5
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not home work, we are jus trying to check wheather weekly backup taken from source directory restores the link files exactly so we have to create aflat file.. we aere able to take the directory check in shell script using dr -d but i dont know for linked file .. instead we can give command line like " ls -lrt | grep ^ l
 
  


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