A symlink (symbolic link) is a "normal" file, which contains a pointer to another filename. Since it really only points to another filename it can

  • reference filenames on other filesystems
  • reference filenames that don't actually exist
  • save a reference to the name of a directory
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  • dict/terms/symlink.txt
  • Last modified: 2010/12/21 18:52
  • by fgrose