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MKDIR

Section: User Commands (1)

Updated: March 2015

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NAME

mkdir - make directories

SYNOPSIS

mkdir [OPTION]... DIRECTORY...

DESCRIPTION

Create the DIRECTORY(ies), if they do not already exist.

Mandatory arguments to long options are mandatory for short options too.

-m, --mode=MODE
set file mode (as in chmod), not a=rwx - umask:
-p, --parents
no error if existing, make parent directories as needed:
-v, --verbose
print a message for each created directory:
-Z
set SELinux security context of each created directory to the default type:
--context[=CTX]
like -Z, or if CTX is specified then set the SELinux or SMACK security context to CTX:
--help
display this help and exit:
--version
output version information and exit:

AUTHOR

Written by David MacKenzie.

REPORTING BUGS

GNU coreutils online help: <http://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/>

Report mkdir translation bugs to <http://translationproject.org/team/>

COPYRIGHT

Copyright © 2014 Free Software Foundation, Inc. License GPLv3+: GNU GPL version 3 or later <http://gnu.org/licenses/gpl.html>.

This is free software: you are free to change and redistribute it. There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.

SEE ALSO

mkdir?(2)

Full documentation at: <http://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/mkdir>

or available locally via: info '(coreutils) mkdir invocation'


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