Re: what are #foo# files?
From: Bit Twister (BitTwister_at_localhost.localdomain)
Date: Mon, 17 May 2004 00:23:40 GMT
On 16 May 2004 17:17:27 -0700, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> Typing 'ls' in my home directory, I see a few files with names such as
> I think they are junk and want to delete them,
You are correct.
> Could someone explain what files with names beginning and ending with
> '#' mean
Depends on what application placed them there. Could be your editor
copies the file being worked on into the #samename# name.
> and how to deal with them? Thanks.
Had you done a man rm you might have gotten a hint, try this