I want to create an alias of my home folder but I don't have write permissions on parent directory.
I used to have a username (
user) on an old server. But now, I'm using a new server and my username has been changed to
user2. Many of my scripts have absolute path to my old home folder name (
/home/user). I want them to be compatible on my new server, in which my home folder now is different (
Obviously, I could've just created a symbolic link to my previous home name (
ln -s /home/user2 /home/user). However, I don't have write permissions to the
Is there any alternate option to create such alias without root permissions?
I'm using CentOS 5.