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Old 03-15-2006, 10:01 AM   #1
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problem in cp command

Things that can not be done using cp command

Multiple files can be copied to a single directory but

single file (or multiple file)cannot be copied to multiple directories in a single cp command.
Old 03-15-2006, 10:40 AM   #2
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Welcome to LQ. Your post is not really a question. If you want to post tips and tutorials there are dedicated sections on the site for that.
Old 03-15-2006, 11:12 AM   #3
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Use this command for copying single file to multiple directories,

cp filename.txt --target-directory\=directoryname --target-directory\=directoryname


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