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Old 03-12-2004, 08:11 AM   #1
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ln location


when I do a ln -s /the/file /to/file

is there away that I can find out /the/file by running a command on the new ln to/file??


--John
 
Old 03-12-2004, 08:20 AM   #2
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Sure (if I understood okay):

Code:
ls -l
that's (small L)s -(small L)

If you have set a color scheme on default you get a turqoise link name and a little arrow to the /to/file.
 
Old 03-12-2004, 09:32 AM   #3
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Yeah, you can see the path of the link if you do a:

ls -al <name/path to file>
 
Old 03-12-2004, 11:34 AM   #4
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Geez I should have known that I guess I was just having one of my moments
 
  


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