Book 3.0pre4 Chapter5 Fileutils

Thomas 'Balu' Walter tw at itreff.de
Wed Jul 4 09:16:57 PDT 2001


+-Philippe Trottier-(bj-45 at netsonic.fi)-[04.07.01 15:59]:
> > > Should the line in chapter 5 'Installation of Fileutils' on page 63
> > >     ln -s ../../bin/install
> > > not be
> > >     ln -s ../../bin/install install
> > 
> > 
> > I think so, and it's still not fixed in the cvs build from last night,
> > so cc'ing to lfs-book.
> > 
> True both works but, the 2nd is more clear...

Actually it's not - dudes, we are admins and type just what is
necessary... Why do you think that command is called "ln" and not
"link"? ;)

And the info/(man)-page of ln definitely lists that as optional:

         ln [options] source [dest]

So it's not illegal ;)

     Bal-azy-u

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