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Old 01-10-2009, 04:06 AM   #1
alaios
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Help me make a shortcut


hey everyone. I am trying to kame a shortcut in my linux . Ihave mounted my fat hard disk under /media/D/Documents. I want to view the folder's content /media/D/Document under the folder /home/myuser/Documents. So i can see the same documents under linux and windows. Any help?
 
Old 01-10-2009, 04:12 AM   #2
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check the ln command
 
Old 01-10-2009, 04:15 AM   #3
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Code:
ln -s /media/D/Documents /home/myuser/Documents
Works only if /home/myuser/Documents doesn't exist yet.
But I don't understand why you would need that: why don't you look directly into /media/D/Documents ?
 
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And if /home/myuser/Documents exists? I want to do that so i can easily select where to save files when i click on home directory button
 
Old 01-10-2009, 08:15 AM   #5
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And if /home/myuser/Documents exists?
Choose another name, e.g. documents or Docs or may be a sub-directory of Documents

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