hardlink - Create a tree of hardlinks

Property Value
Distribution CentOS 7
Repository CentOS x86_64
Package name hardlink
Package version 1.0
Package release 19.el7
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Installed size 16.16 KB
Download size 14.30 KB
Official Mirror mirror.centos.org
hardlink is used to create a tree of hard links.
It's used by kernel installation to dramatically reduce the
amount of diskspace used by each kernel package installed.


Package Version Architecture Repository
hardlink - - -


Name Value
libc.so.6(GLIBC_2.14)(64bit) -
rtld(GNU_HASH) -


Name Value
hardlink = 1.0-19.el7
hardlink(x86-64) = 1.0-19.el7


Name Value
kernel-utils -


Type URL
Binary Package hardlink-1.0-19.el7.x86_64.rpm
Source Package hardlink-1.0-19.el7.src.rpm

Install Howto

Install the hardlink rpm package:

# yum install hardlink




2014-01-24 - Daniel Mach <dmach@redhat.com> - 1:1.0-19
- Mass rebuild 2014-01-24
2013-12-27 - Daniel Mach <dmach@redhat.com> - 1:1.0-18
- Mass rebuild 2013-12-27
2013-04-10 - Jan Zeleny <jzeleny@redhat.com> - 1:1.0-17
- Mention -f option in the man page
2013-02-14 - Fedora Release Engineering <rel-eng@lists.fedoraproject.org> - 1:1.0-16
- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_19_Mass_Rebuild
2012-07-19 - Fedora Release Engineering <rel-eng@lists.fedoraproject.org> - 1:1.0-15
- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_18_Mass_Rebuild
2012-04-15 - Jindrich Novy <jnovy@redhat.com> - 1:1.0-14
- do not allow to hardlink files across filesystems by default (#786719)
(use -f option to override)
2012-01-13 - Fedora Release Engineering <rel-eng@lists.fedoraproject.org> - 1:1.0-13
- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_17_Mass_Rebuild
2011-10-21 - Jindrich Novy <jnovy@redhat.com> - 1:1.0-12
- fix possible buffer overflows, integer overflows (CVE-2011-3630 CVE-2011-3631 CVE-2011-3632)
- update man page
2011-03-02 - Jindrich Novy <jnovy@redhat.com> - 1:1.0-11
- don't use mmap(2) to avoid failures on i386 with 1GB files and larger (#672917)
- fix package URL (#676962)
2011-02-09 - Fedora Release Engineering <rel-eng@lists.fedoraproject.org> - 1:1.0-10
- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_15_Mass_Rebuild

See Also

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hawkey-devel-0.6.3-4.el7.x86_64.rpm A Library providing simplified C and Python API to libsolv
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hawtjni-javadoc-1.6-9.el7.noarch.rpm Javadocs for hawtjni
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