* wildcard doesnt work any more....

Darryl Ross bofh at afoyi.com
Sun Jan 7 00:04:24 CST 2007


Spyro Polymiadis wrote:

> Ha - Ive just worked it out - turns out there was a 2 files in the 
> directory one named -.-.html and another called ..html
> So it looks like the first file was causing the problems with the 
> command looking at the hyphens in the file name and interpreting it as 
> an option to the command...

Yep, probably. You could try:

rm -f -- *

Regards
Darryl



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