Today I noticed that most bin/"executables" don't have the black arrow right of the bottom-of-the-logo-diamond, but a few do. From the ones i've seen, I think they're programs that are currently running.

Is this the case or is it something else?


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No. They are Link to Executables. In fact, they are symbolic links.

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  • so they are programs that are also symbolic links? Apr 23, 2016 at 22:36

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