Directory not empty

Piter pietro.cerutti at
Fri Feb 25 00:33:15 GMT 2005

It's a strange thing. 
Try rm -rfv work/
with verbose on maybe you'll figure out what file gives the problem...

then just try to delete it or rename it...

Really can't see what the problem should be...

On Fri, 25 Feb 2005 08:26:44 +0800 (CST), T.F. Cheng <tfcheng at> wrote:
> I swear I have googled it and checked out the mailing
> list already and still I cannot remove this directory.
> It's qt33's "work" under ports and I need to upgrade
> my qt33 port. I am root and have tried "rm -fr work/"
> "chflags noschg work/" then rm -fr. Still it said
> "Directory not empty". What's the deal?
> =====
> Best Regards,
> Tsu-Fan Cheng
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