Sunday, December 27, 2015
How to Delete Files/Directories?
Deleting files :-
syntax :- rm <filename>
using #rm <filename> , It will ask you confirm to delete file.
you can use #rm -rf <filename>, It will delete without promting anything .
r- recursively , f- forcefully
using * you can delete all related to that file name. You can see from below example for above commands.
Deleting Directory :-
syntax :- rmdir <directoryname> or rm -rf <directoryname>
Using above 2 commands you can delete directories without any prompt .
using # rm -rf * , we can delete all the files and directories in that folder . You can see same in below examples.