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symbolic links

Post by blorf » 2012-03-25 5:14 pm

Why are symbolic links a fatal error, rather than a noop?

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Re: symbolic links

Post by Ed » 2012-03-25 7:46 pm

blorf wrote:Why are symbolic links a fatal error, rather than a noop?
If your code relies on the symbolic link, ignoring the symlink would probably just silently break your code...

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