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Add an option to rm to prevent recursive rm crossing mount points

Added by jorisgio over 9 years ago. Updated over 9 years ago.

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Start date:
04/13/2013
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Description

With null mounts, rm -r in root can be dangerous. GNU rm as an option for that :

--one-file-system
when removing a hierarchy recursively, skip
any directory that is on a file system differ‐
ent from that of the corresponding command
line argument

Here is an easy patch to add a similar option to rm.


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rm.patch (1.51 KB) rm.patch jorisgio, 04/13/2013 07:13 AM
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