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static links?
Authored by: CaptCosmic on Aug 18, '03 06:16:01PM

Those would be symbolic links, not static links. UNIX systems have two kinds of links you can create: symbolic and hard.

Symbolic links are simply pointers to the actual location. Hard links actually create entries that have the same physical location on the hard disk.

The catch with hard links is that the file you are hard linking must exist on the same partition. This means hard links would not work for this hint.

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Capt Cosmic

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