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Copy files and dirs

Copy files and dirs: Linux: Files and Permissions
Copy files and dirs: Linux: Files and Permissions

Copying files and directories on the command line is far more powerful and faster than doing the same operations in the GUI. Copying directories requires adding the recursive option. The copy command can update files if they're newer than existing files, overwrite old files and even backup destination files before overwriting them.

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Network Administration IT Operating Systems Linux

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