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delete specific sub directories recurcively


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Feb 12, 2013, 12:51 AM

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I have written a perl script to checkout from CVS. I want to recurcively delete all the 'CVS' directories from every folder. How can I do that. Thanks in advance.

Raju babannavar

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Feb 12, 2013, 6:18 AM

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Re: [Raju.b] delete specific sub directories recurcively [In reply to] Can't Post

Use the File::Find (or File::Find::Rule) module to traverse the directory tree deleting the directories as needed. You'll want to set no_chdir to true so that you can delete the current dir if needed.

You'll also want to use the File::Path module to handle the deletion process.

(This post was edited by FishMonger on Feb 12, 2013, 6:20 AM)


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