Common Linux commands: CP

Source: Internet
Author: User

Name: CP

Permission: All Users


CP [Options] source dest
CP [Options] source... directory

Note: copy one file to another or copy several files to another directory.


-A tries its best to copy the file status, permissions, and other information as they are.
-R if the source contains the directory name, the files under the directory are also copied to the destination in sequence.
-F if the destination already has an archive with the same file name, delete it before copying.
Copy the file AAA (already exists) and name it BBB:
CP aaa bbb

Convert all C LanguageProgramCopy to the finished subdirectory:
Cp *. c finished

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