$ ls -l |grep tmp
drwxr-xr-x 20 jjgarcia jjgarcia        680 Feb 20 23:59 tmp
$ ln -sf tmp foo
$ ecl -norc -eval '(print (truename "foo"))' -eval '(quit)'

#P"/Users/jjgarcia/tmp/"

I would rather use this method.  It is more portable and FILE-KIND may or may not exist in the future!

Juanjo


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