WinSCP can't create symlink to /private/var/mobile/

Discussion in 'iOS Jailbreak & Cydia' started by 996gt2, Mar 8, 2008.

  1. 996gt2

    996gt2 New Member

    Jan 22, 2008
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    When I try to create a symlink named "root" in /private/var that links to /private/var/mobile, WinSCP gives me an error code 4 and won't create the link. Any suggestions as to why this happens? My friend says he can create the link fine on his 1.1.4 iPhone.

    EDIT: I got it to work by making a link in /private/var named "root2", then deleted the root folder and renamed the link to "root". Now it works fine. Maybe that'll help for anyone else having this issue.

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