I understand that Windows later-than-or-equal-to* Vista provides the
mklink shell command. I'd like to make use of this from the Msys terminal. Any idea how?
When I enter
mklink on the msys terminal, it outputs
sh: mklink: command not found. Msys only provides a fake
ln utility which appears to be effectively the same as
I tried writing a shell script to open a Windows shell and run
mklink within it, but when my shell script tries to execute
cmd /C <instructions>, msys brings the Windows shell to the foreground of the current terminal and leaves it there, without running the instructions.
*I don't say 'greater-than-or-equal-to' because XP was greater than Vista but had no