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Re: [SLUG] Idiot file remove


Jon Biddell wrote:
> 
> While playing around with my tape drive, I appear to have created a
> tar file in /backup called '-z'
> 
> And no amount of rm'ing will move it.
> 
> Any clues ?

Nor sure about on tape, but have you tried renaming it. Something
like 
mv *z fred.tar might work. I know in DRDOS I could always use the
wildcards to get around unusual characters in filenames.

Stay well and happy
Heracles