Re: RFC: preventing accidental deletion of system directories
William Pitcock wrote:
On Sat, 2008-03-22 at 13:51 +0100, Adam Borowski wrote:
To get those Vistaesque questions, "alias rm='rm -i'" is surely not
package. It's slightly larger in scope, but only slightly, as
files as root means you mess with system directories, right?
Yes, that's what I mean: what's wrong with making rm -i the default
behaviour? We could do that by simply patching coreutils.
And, after this change, each system script that uses rm will ask user
for the confirmation?
Eugene V. Lyubimkin aka JackYF, Ukrainian C++ developer.