Originally Posted by allend
Use the rm command with -rf options
I think it's better to go through the manual of rm
), so you can use other command line options as well like -i
for interactive remove i.e. it will ask you before deletion of the directory.
~$ rm -rfi /path/to/directory
Just take a note, that rm -rf
is very dengerous command and it's wrong use may destroy your system in seconds, so invoke it with caution.