Symbolic linked pdf shown on macOS but not on Linux

Steps to reproduce

cd notebook
mkdir ../tmp
cp ~/test.pdf ../tmp/
mkdir files
cd files
ln -s ../../tmp/test.pdf t.pdf

Expected result

Shows files/t.pdf.

Actual result

Works on macOS for the 1st time when you create the link. But shows nothing on the next launch. Also not working after synced to Ubuntu 20.04.


  • Operating system: Linux
  • Obsidian version:0.6.7
  • Using custom CSS:No

Additional information

A post was merged into an existing topic: Symlinks not recognized