Link to a binary file => Error! [solved]

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Link to a binary file => Error! [solved]

Postby codepilot on Thu Dec 04, 2008 7:55 pm

Hello,

I'm having problems to replace the link of my cc to colorgcc.

When I do
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sudo ln -s /usr/bin/colorgcc cc
and then try to run cc using
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cc
the system answers
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colorgcc: Error; cc is a symlink to colorgcc. Aborting.

What is wrong with my link, where is my mistake?
A hard link doesn't work as well.

~cp
Last edited by codepilot on Sat Dec 06, 2008 6:40 pm, edited 1 time in total.
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Re: Link to a binary file => Error!

Postby codepilot on Sat Dec 06, 2008 6:40 pm

yikes - my fault, again.
The colorgcc script itself produces this message when executed via a link to g++, gcc, cc, and some more ;(...
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