stray symlinks

Chris Staub chris at beaker67.com
Thu Aug 23 23:24:47 PDT 2007


Brian Cheeseman wrote:
> Robert Connolly wrote:
>> Would -f fix this? The manual for 'cp' doesn't seem to speak of this problem.
>>
>> robert
>>
>> On Thursday August 23 2007 10:55:02 am goodoldmarty at gmail.com wrote:
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>>   
> 
> Robert et al,
> 
> The -f would definitely fix it as it forces the overwrite of symlinks.
> 
> Cheers,
> Brian.

Shouldn't those binaries have already been put into /bin by the mv 
commands before the cp? If there is a problem (assuming it's not user 
error) it would be with mv.



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