Removes or deletes a file. WARNING: once removed, a file is GONE FOREVER.
- rm work.f
- removes the file work.f from your
current working directory.
- rm *.f
- removes all files ending in .f
- rm -i a*
- removes all files beginning with ``a", but
first inquires whether you wish to remove a file before
actually removing that file. (An answer of ``y" or ``n" is
- rm -ir mydirectory
- removes every file and subdirectory
under and including mydirectory recursively. Before each file
or directory is removed, the user is asked whether that file or
directory should be removed.