Can not rmdir

Kevin Kinsey, DaleCo, S.P. kdk at daleco.biz
Fri Aug 22 13:32:44 PDT 2003


From: "Henrik Hudson" <lists at rhavenn.net>
To: "Edouard Saksonov" <edouard_bsd at yahoo.com>;
<questions at freebsd.org>
Sent: Friday, August 22, 2003 2:55 PM
Subject: Re: Can not rmdir

>
> And if you don't want it to prompt you, do:
> rm -rf dir_name
>
> Be careful though..this can and will wipe your whole system if you
> accidentally type:
> rm -rf /   and then tap the enter key :) and yes, I've done it both
on
> purpose to see what happens and not on purpose. The former is kinda
cool, the
> latter makes you say a few choice words.
>
> Henrik

A few choice words!?  You are indeed a mild-tempered
gentleman ... ;-)

KDK




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