Manual Reference Pages  - MKDIR (1)

NAME

mkdir - make directories

CONTENTS

Synopsis
Description
Author
Copyright

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, --context=CTX
  set the SELinux security context of each created directory to CTX
--help display this help and exit
--version
  output version information and exit

AUTHOR

Written by David MacKenzie.

REPORTING BUGS

Report mkdir bugs to bug-coreutils@gnu.org
GNU coreutils home page: <http://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/>
General help using GNU software: <http://www.gnu.org/gethelp/>
Report mkdir translation bugs to <http://translationproject.org/team/>

COPYRIGHT

Copyright © 2011 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.

SEE ALSO

mkdir(2)

The full documentation for mkdir is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the info and mkdir programs are properly installed at your site, the command
info coreutils mkdir invocation
should give you access to the complete manual.


GNU coreutils 8.12.197-032bb MKDIR (1) September 2011
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