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READLINK(1)			 User Commands			   READLINK(1)

NAME
       readlink	- print	resolved symbolic links	or canonical file names

SYNOPSIS
       readlink	[OPTION]... FILE...

DESCRIPTION
       Note  realpath(1)  is the preferred command to use for canonicalization
       functionality.

       Print value of a	symbolic link or canonical file	name

       -f, --canonicalize
	      canonicalize by following	every symlink in  every	 component  of
	      the  given name recursively; all but the last component must ex-
	      ist

       -e, --canonicalize-existing
	      canonicalize by following	every symlink in  every	 component  of
	      the given	name recursively, all components must exist

       -m, --canonicalize-missing
	      canonicalize  by	following  every symlink in every component of
	      the given	name recursively, without requirements	on  components
	      existence

       -n, --no-newline
	      do not output the	trailing delimiter

       -q, --quiet

       -s, --silent
	      suppress most error messages (on by default)

       -v, --verbose
	      report error messages

       -z, --zero
	      end each output line with	NUL, not newline

       --help display this help	and exit

       --version
	      output version information and exit

AUTHOR
       Written by Dmitry V. Levin.

REPORTING BUGS
       GNU coreutils online help: <https://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/>
       Report any translation bugs to <https://translationproject.org/team/>

COPYRIGHT
       Copyright  (C) 2020 Free	Software Foundation, Inc.  License GPLv3+: GNU
       GPL version 3 or	later <https://gnu.org/licenses/gpl.html>.
       This is free software: you are free  to	change	and  redistribute  it.
       There is	NO WARRANTY, to	the extent permitted by	law.

SEE ALSO
       readlink(2), realpath(1), realpath(3)

       Full documentation <https://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/readlink>
       or available locally via: info '(coreutils) readlink invocation'

GNU coreutils 8.32		  March	2020			   READLINK(1)

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