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Re^3: unable to make manifest with symlinks

by soonix (Canon)
on Oct 24, 2019 at 17:27 UTC ( #11107935=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^2: unable to make manifest with symlinks
in thread unable to make manifest with symlinks

True, but because of Windows' usage of file type as part of the file name, its ".lnk" files are still different from Unix' symlinks.
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Re^4: unable to make manifest with symlinks
by jcb (Parson) on Oct 24, 2019 at 23:57 UTC

    No, ".lnk" files are shell links; those go back to Windows 95.

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