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comment Is there a way to not create a sym link if the folder exists
Im not communicating well enough what my confusion is , I dont mean to use up your time ! Its the fact that I can use ln to create a link into a folder then the same command creates a link into that link instead of failing because the folder exists .
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comment Is there a way to not create a sym link if the folder exists
its really the fact that ln will do two different things with the same command when one of the outcomes seems to have no application ; unless I guess if your some kind of crazy robot super hero and are recursively ln ing into the unknown ha
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comment Is there a way to not create a sym link if the folder exists
Thats true at least its compact . You dont have any insight as to why ln functions like that ? It reminds me of OSX s super annoying cp -R place/
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All hail last pipe . Also side note set +m ( ermmm or -m ) is needed from a command line she'll as last pipe does not work with job control active .
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