symbolic links

Sam Pikesley samdavidpikesley at yahoo.co.uk
Fri Sep 20 15:36:31 BST 2002


the format is:

 

--- Robin Garbutt <rob at portfoliodesign.net> wrote: >
Hi all,
> 
> I'm tring to create a symbolic link from
> /var/db/mysql to
> /usr/local/mysql/db/mysql so that my mysql db's are
> put in
> /usr/local/mysql/db/mysql
> 
> I've done:-
> 
> ln -s /var/db/mysql  /usr/local/mysql/db/mysql
> 
> but it doesn't seem to have worked, as when I do:-
> 
> ln -l /var/db/mysql
> 
> it indicates no link
> 
> does anyone know where I might be going wrong?
> 
> thanks in advance!
> 
> Robin Garbutt
> Portfolio Art & Design Ltd
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