unlink (1)

Quick Reference

Remove a link to a file from the filesystem. The file contents is lost if the link is the last one to the file.

  • Remove the specified file if it is the last link:

unlink {{path/to/file}}

NAME

unlink - call the unlink function to remove the specified file

SYNOPSIS

unlink FILE
 
unlink OPTION

DESCRIPTION

Call the unlink function to remove the specified FILE.
--help
display this help and exit
--version
output version information and exit

AUTHOR

Written by Michael Stone.

REPORTING BUGS

GNU coreutils online help: <https://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/>
 
Report unlink translation bugs to <https://translationproject.org/team/>

SEE ALSO

unlink(2)
Full documentation at: <https://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/unlink>
 
or available locally via: info '(coreutils) unlink invocation'

Information

Source
Coreutils
OS/version
GNU coreutils 8.29.13-0a854
Source updated
December 2, 2018
Page created
February 9, 2018
Page generated
December 2, 2018