Мануалы и справочники Общие команды

Команда srm: опции, ключи и примеры использования


Securely remove files or directories. Overwrites the existing data one or multiple times. Drop in replacement for rm.

  • Remove a file after a single-pass overwriting with random data:

srm -s {{/path/to/file}}

  • Remove a file after seven passes of overwriting with random data:

srm -m {{/path/to/file}}

  • Recursively remove a directory and its contents overwriting each file with a single-pass of random data:

srm -r -s {{/path/to/folder}}

  • Prompt before every removal:

srm -i {{\*}}