un- link command

Mike Jeays mj001 at rogers.com
Tue Feb 7 11:21:59 PST 2006

On Tue, 2006-02-07 at 14:10 -0500, fbsd_user wrote:
> what command is used to remove a directory ln?
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Mike Jeays

"ln" builds a link; it does not delete files or directories.

To remove an empty directory, use "rmdir"

To remove a non-empty directory and all its contents, use "rm -rf yourdirectory"

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