Tuesday, February 17, 2009

cp: omitting directory linux command error

ok, i've done this so many times, and i just forgot how to overcome this error.

so i am writing this little how to just incase you are also having this problem.

if you are getting this error: cp: omitting directory

this is what you need to do:

cp -r orginal_file new_file

source;
http://www.wallpaperama.com/forums/cp-omitting-directory-linux-command-error-t1580.html