When creating a softlink how do add the path, I did the following:
ln -s file1.txt /home/user9000/Desktop/SymbolicLink.txt
When I see the softlink on the desktop it marks that the doc doesn't exist.
Am I doing something wrong?
The syntax of
The syntax (for soft link creation) is
So when you say something like:
This means create the file
My guess is, you're trying to link to
Note that if you create
Your link is incorrect. You need:
You can also create a relative link (starting with
Yes, the UI behaves differently. A softlink won't be shown as a icon in desktop. You need to copy and paste the file there or create a link using the graphical interface itself.