light9
4/14/2015 - 12:28 AM

You can copy the content of a folder /source to another existing folder /dest with the command The -a option is an improved recursive option

You can copy the content of a folder /source to another existing folder /dest with the command The -a option is an improved recursive option, that preserve all file attributes, and also preserve symlinks. The . at end of the source path is a specific cp syntax that allow to copy all files and folders, included hidden ones.