On 2006-06-27 14:14, sara lidgey <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > Hi All, > > I've read the man page for ln but can't find a way to do this. I want > to create multiple links to a single directory with one command. > Consider the following example. I have a directory structure like > this: > > test/a/ > test/b/ > test/c/ > > I want to create a symbolic link called "clink" in test/a/ and test/b/ > which points to test/c/ > > The only way I know to do this is with two commands: > ln -s test/c test/a/clink > ln -s test/c test/b/clink > > Can it be done with a single command?
I don't think so. The closest you can come to ``a single command'' would be a loop: $ for dirname in a b ; do ln -s test/c "test/$dirname/clink" ; done _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"