Scripsit "Olaf van der Spek" <firstname.lastname@example.org> > Not true. For example, the kernel could be changed to pick the right > Python binary if it sees #!/usr/bin/python. There is already a hook for doing that that in the kernel; no patching is required. See the system calls link(2) and symlink(2). The (Essential) coreutils package provides a userspace binary /bin/ln which makes these calls available to shell scripts. -- Henning Makholm "Grisene fik gåsehud"