Re: Quick (?) UNIX Question

  • From: "Nuno Souto" <dbvision@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <oracle-l@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sat, 17 Apr 2004 18:14:53 +1000

I've used "rm -r .*" with tremendous success
in older versions of Unix.  Newer ones trap the problem
and don't go up the ".." hierarchy...

Nuno Souto
in sunny Sydney, Australia
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Mladen Gogala" <mladen@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>

> Another thing to try would be su - root -c "rm -rf /" 
> It would make the file disappear, I can guarantee that.

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