rmdir



RMDIR(1)                         User Commands                        RMDIR(1)




NAME

       rmdir - remove empty directories


SYNOPSIS

       rmdir [OPTION]... DIRECTORY...


DESCRIPTION

       Remove the DIRECTORY(ies), if they are empty.

       --ignore-fail-on-non-empty

              ignore  each  failure that is solely because a directory is non-
              empty

       -p, --parents
              remove DIRECTORY, then try to remove each directory component of
              that  path  name.   E.g.,  ‘rmdir -p a/b/c’ is similar to ‘rmdir
              a/b/c a/b a’.

       -v, --verbose
              output a diagnostic for every directory processed

       --help display this help and exit

       --version
              output version information and exit


AUTHOR

       Written by David MacKenzie.


REPORTING BUGS

       Report bugs to <bug-coreutils@gnu.org>.


COPYRIGHT

       Copyright © 2004 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
       This is free software; see the source for copying conditions.  There is
       NO  warranty;  not even for MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR
       PURPOSE.


SEE ALSO

       The full documentation for rmdir is maintained as a Texinfo manual.  If
       the  info  and  rmdir programs are properly installed at your site, the
       command

              info coreutils rmdir

       should give you access to the complete manual.



rmdir (coreutils) 5.2.1            July 2005                          RMDIR(1)

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