Copy without overwriting

cp -n <src> <dst>

By: cfy
2010-09-05 05:31:01
cp cp

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cp: invalid option -- n Try `cp --help' for more information. CentOS 5.3
DaveQB · 524 weeks and 1 day ago
DaveQB · 524 weeks and 1 day ago
It's not always possible to work with the latest and greatest release. That's why I added the "yes n" solution.
BohrMe · 524 weeks ago

What do you think?

Any thoughts on this command? Does it work on your machine? Can you do the same thing with only 14 characters?

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