Name

mkdir — make directories

Synopsis

mkdir [OPTION...] DIRECTORY...

DESCRIPTION

Create the DIRECTORY(ies), if they do not already exist.

Mandatory arguments to long options are mandatory for short options too.

−m, −−mode=MODE/

set file mode (as in chmod), not a=rwx − umask

−p, −−parents

no error if existing, make parent directories as needed

−v, −−verbose

print a message for each created directory

−Z

set SELinux security context of each created directory to the default type

−−context[=CTX/]

like −Z, or if CTX is specified then set the SELinux or SMACK security context to CTX

−−help

display this help and exit

−−version

output version information and exit

AUTHOR

Written by David MacKenzie.

REPORTING BUGS

GNU coreutils online help: <http://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/>

Report mkdir translation bugs to <http://translationproject.org/team/>

SEE ALSO

mkdir(2)

Full documentation at: <http://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/mkdir>

or available locally via: info '(coreutils) mkdir invocation'

COPYRIGHT

Copyright © 2017 Free Software Foundation, Inc. License GPLv3+: GNU GPL version 3 or later <http://gnu.org/licenses/gpl.html>.

This is free software: you are free to change and redistribute it. There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.