Restarts should have hard link to executable

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Erik Schnetter created an issue

Restarts should contain a copy of the executable, so that they are self-contained. This "copy" should be implemented via a hard link if possible (to save space).

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  1. Ian Hinder
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    As far as I know, this has been the case for a long time, so I am closing the ticket. Feel free to reopen if this is not the case.

  2. Erik Schnetter reporter
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    No, this is not the case. Simulations contain the executable, but restarts use the simulation's executable, they don't have their own hard link. This poses a problem if someone wants to change the executable "under the hood"; since this change then influences the whole simulations, there is then no way to recover the executable used for a particular restart.

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