This question seems so simple, I am almost embarrassed to ask it but yet I can't figure it out so here goes. I have an empty directory name, x:\this\directory\name\is\empty. How can I move the empty directory named "empty" at the end of the path to c:\temp for example to make c:\temp\empty?
The operating system is Windows in case that matters and I actually thought about using a system call to either xcopy or robocopy and neither of them will do it either, even with all attempts at using their switches such as /e /s /t, and more. All I can seem to copy is all the data UNDER the directory if it were NOT empty but again, some directories in my path are empty and some are not so I need to copy them all, either way.
Any ideas would certainly be welcome.
Posts are HTML formatted. Put <p> </p> tags around your paragraphs. Put <code> </code> tags around your code and data!
Read Where should I post X? if you're not absolutely sure you're posting in the right place.
Please read these before you post! —
Posts may use any of the Perl Monks Approved HTML tags:
Outside of code tags, you may need to use entities for some characters:
- a, abbr, b, big, blockquote, br, caption, center, col, colgroup, dd, del, div, dl, dt, em, font, h1, h2, h3, h4, h5, h6, hr, i, ins, li, ol, p, pre, readmore, small, span, spoiler, strike, strong, sub, sup, table, tbody, td, tfoot, th, thead, tr, tt, u, ul, wbr
Link using PerlMonks shortcuts! What shortcuts can I use for linking?
See Writeup Formatting Tips and other pages linked from there for more info.
| & || & |
| < || < |
| > || > |
| [ || [ |
| ] || ] ||