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Re: how do I delete not empty directories

On Sun, May 10, 1998 at 01:23:20PM -0800, Britton wrote:
> Good point.  It's actually a dangerous thing to do period.  It's not a
> question of if you will one day trash crucial stuff, it's when.  I
> reccoment you make up a ~/recycle directory or something like it and then
> use mv -R whatever ~/tmp.

Possibly a dangerous suggestion. If you get used to having a system where
files are not really deleted, then one day you'll use another system,
rm -rf something and it's really gone.

Hamish Moffatt, hamish@debian.org, hamish@rising.com.au, hmoffatt@mail.com
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