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  1. #1

    Unlink a soft link in FC6

    i have 2 files named as "" and "/boot/"
    like in the following format -> /boot/
    Now queries are

    1) How to unlink these 2 files. ( Not delete)
    2) How to link with another file (say xx)

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    SuperMod (Back again) devils casper's Avatar
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    Chandigarh, India
    softlinks are just shortcuts, alternative name of file/folder/device. you can not unlink it. if you delete it, only alternative name will be deleted and nothing will happen to original file/folder/device.
    you can create symlink using 'ln' command.
    ln -s <source_file> <soft_link_name>
    check the manual of 'ln' command. man ln.

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