Deleting directories in cr.openjdk.java.net
neil.richards at ngmr.net
Thu Oct 20 11:37:01 PDT 2011
According to the Community Code Review documentation , one should be
able to delete a tree of files and directories by sftp'ing to one's
then using 'rename' to move the tree into the ~/.trash subdirectory:
rename 6543210 ~/.trash/6543210
However, when I try to do this, it always tells me that I don't have the
permissions to do this.
Instead, when I've had to prune something out, I've only been able to do
so by using a protracted set of 'rm' (for files) and 'rmdir' (for
emptied directories) which, as you can imagine, quickly becomes
Is this a problem that other (committers) have encountered ?
Are there suggstions as to any better approaches to pruning one's
Any guidance gratefully received.
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