Merging folder with mv


When moving folder to a target path that has the same folder name, you will get the following message:

mv: rmdir <directory path>: Directory not empty

mv cannot merge or overwrite directories.

You have to use rsync:

What shell am I using?


echo $shell
Operating System Default Shell
Debian bash
FreeBSD C shell (csh)
PC-BSD C shell (csh)
Subscribe to RSS - unix