copy target file from a symbolic link
awendt at putergeek.com
Thu Jun 5 23:06:47 BST 2003
On Thursday 05 June 2003 11:09, Martin Koller wrote:
> is it possible using konqueror when selecting a symbolic link to copy the
> target file (the link points to) into the destination (e.g. using
> drag&drop) instead of copying the link itself ?
I don't know. Konq seems to always copy local symlinks as symlinks but for
remote symlinks it copies the pointed-to file. Perhaps you could
sftp://localhost and copy them that way? :-)
I had the opposite problem a month or two ago, and posted a message here. I
wanted to copy remote symlinks as links. Nobody responded that I noticed
It would be nice if you could select one behaviour or the other independent of
the file being local or remote, maybe by holding down a modifier key when you
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