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-rwxr-xr-xscripts/relpath.sh9
1 files changed, 7 insertions, 2 deletions
diff --git a/scripts/relpath.sh b/scripts/relpath.sh
index 00030e5..7d2f48f 100755
--- a/scripts/relpath.sh
+++ b/scripts/relpath.sh
@@ -43,8 +43,13 @@ if [ $# -ne 2 ]; then
exit 1
fi
-REL1=${1#/}
-REL2=${2#/}
+# get the real absolute path, derefencing symlinks
+ABS1=$(readlink -f $1)
+ABS2=$(readlink -f $2)
+
+# remove leading slash
+REL1=${ABS1#/}
+REL2=${ABS2#/}
left1=${REL1%%/*}
right1=${REL1#*/}