Manual Reference Pages - SYMLINK_REMOVE (1)
symlink_remove - Remove a symbolic link [Windows only]
symlink remove [-name] <file name> [-help]
The symlink remove command removes a symbolic link to a file.
The symlink commands are only available on Windows platforms. On other
platforms, use the rm command.
[-name] <file name>
Specify one or more symbolic links to remove. The -name is optional, but
the file name is not.
Prints the online help for this command. All other valid options are
This command has no output except error and help messages. If the command
is passed a real file instead of a symlink, it prints symlink: file name
is not a symlink instead of removing the file.
Given that file mylink is a link pointing to file myfile, the
following commands will remove the link mylink:
% symlink remove -name mylink
% symlink remove mylink
The issuer must have the l (look) and d (delete) permissions on
the ACL of the directory that houses the symlink.
Copyright 2007 Jason Edgecombe <email@example.com>
This documentation is covered by the BSD License as written in the
doc/LICENSE file. This man page was written by Jason Edgecombe for
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