Originally Posted by knc1
ldconfig is usually used to update the **system** cache and library sym-links . . .
But it can also be used to create the proper sym-links of a manually specified directory.
In this thread, it could be used in place of that long list of manually entered "ln -s ..." commands. Details in the ldconfig manual page.
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I'd be interested in how you'd use ldconfig like this, would bad sym links need removing manually first?