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Re: convince NTemacs it _can_ symlink

From: Eli Zaretskii
Subject: Re: convince NTemacs it _can_ symlink
Date: Tue, 20 Mar 2001 14:19:54 +0200

On 20 Mar 2001, Kai =?iso-8859-1?q?Gro=DFjohann?= wrote:

> Some Lips package might use (fboundp 'make-symbolic-link), then find
> it's defined, then think it can do symlinks on the local host.

This isn't even the worst possibility.  The ones I find harder to find 
and solve are when the fact that make-symbolic-link is fboundp is 
taken as an indication that some other symlink-related feature is 
available.  For example, that an `ln' command is available and can be 

(I'm not saying that Emacs actually has such code; I simply don't know.  
But I've seen this too many times to assume it cannot happen.)

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