VideosMy ProjectsProgramming BlogGallery
  1. Home
  2. Blog
  3. How to create a symlink in linux
Programming Blog

Atom/RSS Feed

linux

How to create a symlink in linux

linux

Symlinks are very useful as they allow you to make one file point to another file

Creating a symlink

To create a symlink or symbolic link in linux you use the command

ln -s destination link
  • -s stands for symbolic

    For example

    ln -s ~/a ~/b
    

a/ now points to b/

Join my mailing list