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Re: Can't delete a file

On Aug 11, Mike Miller wrote
> I have a file on my machine that I created that begins with a hyphen.  How
> can I delete it. rm -test says can't delete est using option -t (or
> whatever). How do I tell it not to use the hyphen as a switch?

With most GNU tools, '--' means "end option processing here". 
So "rm -- -test" will do what you want.

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