Know Your Onions: Hardlinks, Symbolic links and whatnot

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I’ve written my second article for GameDevelopment Tuts+, edited by Michael WilliamsWorkflow Tip: How to Keep Files in Two Places at Once !

In this article I explain what are hard links, symbolic links and junctions, showcasing some useful applications, for instance, how to have your Unreal Development Kit (UDK) 3 project backed up in Dropbox and how to organize your music library by artist, dealing with the VA musics that should be in multiple folders, without extra space usage.

Image icon by P. J. Onori.

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