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From Rajesh Kartha <kar...@Source-Zone.Org>
Subject Re: [jira] Commented: (DERBY-304) If by mistake you give he location for the db backup as the db itself , then windows created directories recursively until windows crashes!
Date Thu, 02 Feb 2006 20:29:10 GMT
Suresh Thalamati wrote:

> I tried getCanonicalFile() on Windows xp , it does not resolve 
> symbolic/hard links.
I feared that must be the case for Windows

> Does the comparision u mentioned works on Linux if there are hard links ?
The comparision does not work on hard links but sure works for soft 
links. Eitherway hard links are not for directories.
$ ln adir temp
ln: `adir': hard link not allowed for directory


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