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Old 07-03-2005, 06:02 AM   #1
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How to creat a gnome desktop shortcut to "my_music" folder?

i have a floder in /home/hkl8324/my_music

how can i make a desktop shortcut to that folder?

Old 07-04-2005, 12:01 AM   #2
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In a terminal type:

ln -s /home/hkl8324/my_music /home/hkl8324/Desktop

ln is the link command.
-s means the link will be symbolic.

When using ln, it's always
ln from to
Or in other words,
Link file/folder A to location B.
Do this as user not as root (because you're working in your home dir).
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