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rmdir - Unix, Linux Command


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NAME

rmdir - remove empty directories

SYNOPSIS

rmdir [OPTION]... DIRECTORY...

DESCRIPTION

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

TagDescription
--ignore-fail-on-non-empty
ignore each failure that is solely because a directory is non-empty
-p, --parents
  Remove DIRECTORY and its ancestors. 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 © 2006 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
This is free software. You may redistribute copies of it under the terms of the GNU General Public License <http://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl.html>. There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.

SEE ALSO

rmdir is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the info and rmdir programs are properly installed at your site, the command
TagDescription
info rmdir
should give you access to the complete manual.

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