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'cp' Fails with 'cp: cannot create symbolic link' When Copying Files to CIFS Filesystem (Doc ID 728223.1)

Last updated on APRIL 22, 2020

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Enterprise Linux 4.0 to Oracle Linux 4.6 [Release RHEL4 to OL4U6]
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A and later
Linux x86
Linux x86-64
Linux x86-64Linux x86


When copying files to CIFS file system by the command 'cp', the command terminated with the following error:


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