## Bash command: ln
ln commands stands for link and it allows you to link to an existing file or directory. This makes it easy to have references to a single file or directory in multiple places.
ln <source file> <target file>
Commonly used options:
-s– Symbolic link. This is considered a soft link meaning that if the link is removed the original file or directory is not affected. Examples Create a link to the /etc/hosts file in /usr/local
ln -s /etc/hosts /usr/local/hosts_link
### More Information
man lnfor further details and complete list of options.