How to be certain “cp -n -r /dir/ /des/” does not overwrite files.. and is doing its job ? verbose mode?
I run the command cp -n -r /dir/ /backup/ but there is no way to tell what it is doing.. if it is skipping files that already exists.. if it is doing anything.. I tried adding -v option to ...
I have a lot of mp3 files located at various levels of subdirectories inside a single folder and I want to move them all to a single directory, what command could I use to do this? Thanks!
I have used photorec to recover data from a HDD and now have many directories /home/ray/recup_dir.1, to /home/ray/recup-dir.598 taking up valuable space in my Home directory. I want to copy them ...