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rfrm - remove remote files and directories

[1mrfrm [4m[22mfilename...[0m
[1mrfrm [22m[ [1m-f [22m] [ [1m-r [22m] [4mdirectory...[0m

[1mrfrm [22mprovides an interface to the [1mshift [22mremote file I/O daemon (rfiod)
for removing entries for one or more files from a directory.

If [4mfilename[24m is a symbolic link, the link will be removed, but the file
or directory to which it refers will not be deleted.

The [4mfilename[24m or [4mdirectory[24m argument is either a remote path name of the


or a local path name (not containing the :/ character combination).

The following options apply to [1mrfrm:[0m

[1m-f [22mNever prompts.

[1m-r [22mRecursively remove directories and subdirectories in the argu-
ment list. The directory will be emptied of files and removed.

[1mSEE ALSO[0m
[1mrm(1), rfiod(l)[0m

Although [1mrfrm [22msupports a list of file names or directories it does not
support regular expressions [1m(regexp(5)). [22mFor instance,

[1mrfrm host:/a/b/c[0m

will not work.

[1mLCG Grid Deployment [22mTeam

$Date: 2006/01/27 10:07:32 $ RFRM(1)