[OT] automator ln to specified folder

Mike Bonner bonnmike at gmail.com
Thu Apr 14 23:58:44 EDT 2016


OH, and the alternative option listed..

ln "$f" "/Users/colin/myfolder/Plink-$(basename "$f")"

is worth a try if you didn't already.

On Thu, Apr 14, 2016 at 9:56 PM, Mike Bonner <bonnmike at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hmm.  I'll get my mac up and going in the morning and try a few things.
> Another thought.  Complete the creation of links then mv them to the target
> directory?  I also assume the lack of space after cd is just a typo.
>
> On Thu, Apr 14, 2016 at 9:53 PM, Colin Holgate <colinholgate at gmail.com>
> wrote:
>
>> Thanks, that looked hopeful, but with this:
>>
>> cd/Users/colin/myfolder
>> for f in "$@"
>> do
>>         ln "$f" "Plink-$(basename "$f")"
>> done
>>
>> I still puts the links in the original folders.
>>
>> I trie this too:
>>
>>
>> for f in "$@"
>> do
>>         cd/Users/colin/myfolder
>>         ln "$f" "Plink-$(basename "$f")"
>> done
>>
>>
>>
>> > On Apr 14, 2016, at 11:18 PM, Mike Bonner <bonnmike at gmail.com> wrote:
>> >
>> >  "Plink-$(basename "$f")"
>>
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