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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
Can we force delete the directories despite having files in it? Because I need to delete multiple directories which has multiple files. As of now, I'm deleting the files before deleting the directory. Can't we delete the directory with files? (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Ram Kumar_BE
2. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Oracle Linux 6.4
I am trying to remove the directory named OPatch. I am trying to run rm and rmdir commands while logged in as grid user, the owner of the directory.
But I keep getting "Permission denied" error. It is an empty directory. Any idea why I am getting 'Permission denied'... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: kraljic
3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
i have been trying to make this work but I have been failing for 6 hours ..
I know it should be something simple that I am missing to it would be great if you can help me ...
I want to subtract a fixed value (lets set 1) from any value >=1 from the whole file
my file looks like
... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: A-V
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
My directory structure is as below.
dir1, dir2, dir3
I have the list of files to be deleted in the below path as below.
/staging/retain_for_2years/Cleanup/log $ ls -lrt
drwxr-xr-x 2 nobody nobody 256 Mar 01 16:15 01-MAR-2015_SPDBS2
drwxr-xr-x 2 root ... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: prasadn
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am trying to delete a directory but cannot. Can anyone assist?
Many thanks. (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: dixer
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
To find the whole size of a particular directory i use "du -sk /dirname".. but after finding the direcory's size how do i make conditions like if the size of the dir is more than 1 GB i hav to delete some of the files inside the dir (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: shaal89
I have problem at T5220 server, when I enter at my server as oracle user and make directory ex. directory test then I will delete directory test with command : rm -rf, what happenned...?? that directory cannot deleted.
What's wrong with my server...?
Note: my server T5220 with... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: mbah_jiman
I've run into a issue where I can not delete directories under a user directory.
There are several of these dir now. I can do a 'mv' of the dir to another dir. ie 'mv sp2456 old/' and it will move the directory, but I can not delete them. Here is all the information I hope you will need to... (9 Replies)
Discussion started by: Clevelaw
I have a problem on Solaris 10 regarding deletion of files
when I try to recursively delete the directory /opt/Tivoli as root, I get the following error message:
rm: Unable to remove directory Tivoli/lcf/dat/1/no-del/bin/solaris2/TME: File exists
rm: Unable to remove directory... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: funksen
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have an empty directory "-ltr".
How to delete it ?
Thanks (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: madmat