rmdir - remove empty directories
rmdir [OPTION]... DIRECTORY...
Remove the DIRECTORY(ies), if they are empty.
ignore each failure that is solely because a directory is nonempty
remove DIRECTORY, then try to remove each directory component of
that path name. E.g., `rmdir -p a/b/c' is similar to `rmdir
a/b/c a/b a'.
output a diagnostic for every directory processed
--help display this help and exit
output version information and exit
Written by David MacKenzie.
Report bugs to <firstname.lastname@example.org>.
Copyright (C) 2001 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
This is free software; see the source for copying conditions. There is
NO warranty; not even for MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR
The full documentation for rmdir is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If
the info and rmdir programs are properly installed at your site, the
should give you access to the complete manual.
rmdir (fileutils) 4.1 March 2002 RMDIR(1)
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