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https://www.richardneill.org/source.php#cn
Trashcan script

'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.


Download

Download version 1.21 (stable)
released on 29 June 2008

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Licensing

LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
License:GPLv3orlaterDeborah Nicholson7 July 2008



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Richard Neill Maintainer


Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
Bug Tracking,Developer,Help,SupportE-mailcn_AT_REMOVE_ME_richardneill.org


Software prerequisites

KindDescription
Required to useps
Required to usemv
Required to usebash
Required to usegrep

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 21 January 2017.



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