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Old 05-25-2006, 04:15 AM   #1
whisper81
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Unremovable File?


Hi all!

It's quite embarassing but...
Executing a script I've accidentally created a file named

--remove-files

: )

How can I remove it?

Double and single quotation seems not to work.

I know there will be a more cunning method than remove the dir that contains the file!



Thanks
Max
 
Old 05-25-2006, 04:23 AM   #2
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hi there,
Code:
rm -- --remove-files
you really should try...
Code:
man rm
regards,
slackie1000
 
Old 05-25-2006, 04:36 AM   #3
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Thank u.
Max
 
  


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