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how to delete a file in linux and how to delete all files from a directory in linux

 
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please share commands for how to delete a file in linux and how to delete all files from a directory in linux.

Thanks in advance.
 
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One simple google hit first link i got this. Google should be your first mentor Don't take me wrong http://www.cyberciti.biz/faq/howto-linux-unix-delete-remove-file/
 
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In my office those links are not allowed to view thats why i posted here any way thank you for your reply.
 
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The "rm" (remove) command can be used to delete files.

See the manual by typing in the command: man rm
 
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thank you for your reply
 
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