Is it possible to replace mac aliases with symlinks, using Terminal or someway else?

Posted on 2011-05-03
Last Modified: 2012-05-11
The question says it all I think.

A client has a huge collection of files in folders which are aliased in many directions and has to move this collection to a unix based server which does not support aliases.

I am looking for a find / replace command that would solve this in a snap.
Question by:Sigurdur Armannsson
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    Check this:

    I'm surprised there isn't a built-in utility, but I haven't looked very hard.

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    by:Sigurdur Armannsson
    Thanks a lot. I didn't catch this article when I was digging.
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    hmm, normally when someone points you to the answer, you give them the points.  Just sayin'.
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    by:Sigurdur Armannsson
    Thanks. Sorry, I hit the wrong link when I accepted. I am not used to asking here but rather answering.

    Anyway, your reply has let me to the right track.

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