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I want to create a softlink for a file between two servers. The file is present on server1 and a softlink should be created for it on server2.

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Symlinks don't work that way. If the server's filesystem that contains the actual file is mounted on the other then you can create a symlink on the other that points to the file.

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You would have to mount the filesystem from server 1 on server 2 (thorugh NFS or something similar) then create the softlink locally on server 2.

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