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http://www.richardneill.org/cn
'cn' is a counterpart for rm, which moves files into the trashcan. It is meant to be used instead of rm, such that one's fingers get into "good habits", and thus avoid accidentally rm-ing the wrong thing. 'cn' will confirm once, by default (even for directories), but can be made silent. It attempts to autodetect the location of the trash if KDE/GNOME are running. It can also handles perverse cases, such as trashing a file which is already in the trash, or deleting multiple files with the same name.


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released on 29 June 2008

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LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
GPLv3orlaterDeborah Nicholson7 July 2008



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Richard NeillMaintainer


Resources and communication

Audience Resource type URI
Bug Tracking,Developer,Help,Support E-mail cn_AT_REMOVE_ME_richardneill.org


Software prerequisites

Kind Description
Required to use bash
Required to use grep
Required to use ps
Required to use mv

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 7 July 2008.



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