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LINUX rm command ?

  1. May 31, 2004 #1
    LINUX rm command ???

    How do i remove files starting with "-"

    -file1.txt
    -data.txt

    rm -file1.txt
    cant find a option -file1.txt


    ???
     
  2. jcsd
  3. May 31, 2004 #2
    rm -- -file1.txt or
    rm -- -*.txt

    use the man pages whenever you can't find an option. It is usually explained there. To see the man page for a command type man <command_name>, i.e. man rm
     
  4. May 31, 2004 #3
    Linux/Unix commands
     
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