cp -rl will achieve the same result for directories, I believe. It's a
recursive copy -- but instead of actually copying data, creates hard links.

On Wed, Jul 16, 2014 at 2:14 PM, gregrwm <tclug1 at whitleymott.net> wrote:

> >create a hard link to the new file, then remove the old
> for directories?
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