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Re: shell script removing log files.




On 22/12/14 19:51, peter@easthope.ca wrote:
> This command in a shell script removes unwanted log files.
> 
> for i in $( echo *.Log ); do 
>   /bin/rm $i; 
>   echo "Removed $i." 
> done
> 
> In the edge case of no matching files, rm complains.
> /bin/rm: cannot remove `*.Log': No such file or directory
> 
> If echo is replaced with ls, it complains when there 
> is no match.
> 
> Does anyone have a tidy solution for this task?


rm --verbose --force *.Log


hth,
Jerome

> 
> Thanks,                   ... Peter E.
> 
> 
> 


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