kpsereadlink man page

kpsereadlink — print contents of symbolic link

Synopsis

kpsereadlink file

Description

If file is a symbolic link, print its contents (what it links to), and exit successfully. Exit with a failure otherwise.

On systems that do not support symbolic links, kpsereadlink will always fail.

Options

kpsereadlink accepts the following options:

--help
Print help message and exit.
--version
Print version information and exit.

See Also

readlink(2)

Info

1 March 2011 Kpathsea 6.2.2