pass ln: for symlinks

Pashtet Nolchetyre pashtet04 at
Fri Feb 18 15:41:11 UTC 2022

Hey! But you can create symlinks at your fs and get it works 

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> On 18 Feb 2022, at 18:21, Alec Hill <hey at> wrote:
> I'd like to echo that this seems like a very appropriate addition! I'm
> glad to learn that `pass mv` is a command, as I was recently
> disgruntled to find I couldn't simply `mv old-password new-password`.
> `pass ln` feels like a missing feature of that same scope as `pass
> mv`, just waiting for someone to write a patch.   Thanks ~Alec
>> On Thu, Feb 17, 2022 at 5:42 PM higuita <higuita at> wrote:
>> Hi
>> resending, used the wrong email for the list
>>> Since my last message (quoted below) didn't receive any replies for a
>>> few weeks, I'm assuming contributions would not be accepted for the
>>> feature I described. But let me know if that's a bad assumption on my
>>> part.
>>        I would love that feature, i too have done that manually a few
>> times and just don't use it more exactly because i have to do it
>> manually ... it feels always that i'm breaking something!
>>        Sadly, about the possibility of being merged, only Jason (The
>> Developer!) can give some feedback!
>>        I would recommend writing the patch, following the same
>> code style and submit to the list. Jason reports that on new releases
>> he do check for good patches to be merged and a feature like this
>> can be mostly contained, causing little trouble and bloat.
>> Good luck
>> higuita
>> --
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>> leaders of a country who determine the policy, and it is always a
>> simple matter to drag the people along, whether it is a democracy, or
>> a fascist dictatorship, or a parliament, or a communist dictatorship.
>> Voice or no voice, the people can always be brought to the bidding of
>> the leaders. That is easy. All you have to do is tell them they are
>> being attacked, and denounce the pacifists for lack of patriotism and
>> exposing the country to danger.  It works the same in every country.
>>           -- Hermann Goering, Nazi and war criminal, 1883-1946

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