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Hi, when i want to make link with another computer in lan it gives me following error Error "Unsupported operation" while creating a link to "smb://ostech2/Ci...ail/movies_times". please give me solution,i ...
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    Error "Unsupported operation" while creating a link


    Hi,
    when i want to make link with another computer in lan it gives me following error

    Error "Unsupported operation" while creating a link to "smb://ostech2/Ci...ail/movies_times".

    please give me solution,i really need it!

    Thank you in advance.

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    'link' as in the sort which you make with the "ln" command?
    Make sure that you are using "ln -s" to create a symbolic link, as some implementations of link() do not allow hard links to span multiple filesystems.

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    linux command for creating shortcut

    i m trying to make link directly and not through terminal.
    as i dont have exp in linux i dont know that much cmds for this task

    can you tell me how i can it from terminal?

    Thank You

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    Code:
    ln -s /path/to/destination /path/to/new/link

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