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Old 03-09-2006, 08:05 AM   #1
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Q: on deleting directory trees

As a linux n00b, I have a basic question: Can I use "rm" to delete an entire directory tree?

Thansk in advance.
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rm -rf <directory>
Old 03-09-2006, 08:42 AM   #3
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Originally Posted by nx5000
rm -rf <directory>
Thank you!

Old 03-09-2006, 12:13 PM   #4
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Originally Posted by n00bJoe
Thank you!


Be carefull when you are using the 'force' option though

Sincerely, Jorgen


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