Delete a folder although its not empty

Wojciech Puchar wojtek at
Tue Apr 8 09:51:22 UTC 2008

> I'm tired of deleting a directory or folder in a server using "rm" and
> "rmdir" but before deleting a directory using "rmdir" the folder must be
> empty..what should i do or what command should be use in Free BSD to delete
> a folder in a directory even if its not empty without affecting the
> folder in the same directory?

rm -rf dirname
> Please.....thanx
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