Originally Posted by Adoby
Good to know. The Nautilus file manager in Gnome also let you create the symlink using the GUI. So this can easily be done in Linux, as well, without actually using the command line.
If M$ did something like that then Manuelo Barrowboy, Chairman of the EUSSR Presidium would get Joaquín Almunia to frog march M$ off to the Brussels Lubyanka and conduct yet another 15 year long witch hunt at taxpayers expense the only beneficiaries of which are... the legal profession.
And then Spain can have Dictador Almunia, just like Italy has Dittatore Mario Monti.
PS If you're putting the metadata.db on a RAM drive you probably ought to have a UPS.