[linux] Symbolic links (silly question)

Fred Potter fpotter at u.washington.edu
Thu Oct 7 21:43:28 PDT 2004



You could use the find command to dig it up:

find /some/path -type l -ls | grep "file/i/think/there/is/a/link/to"

Fred

On Oct 7, 2004, at 9:23 PM, Marie Tessier wrote:


> If I have a file and I think there is a symbolic link to it laying

> around on my computer somewhere, can I find out if there is a symbolic

> link, and can I find out where it is?

>

> Marie




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