Linux Tutorial Series

Linux Tutorial Series – 39 – The mkdir command

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The mkdir command is used to create a directory (or directories). (Shotts, 2019)⁠ Its usage is as follows:

mkdir dir1

for one directory, or

mkdir dir1 dir2 …

for multiple directories.

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Shotts, W. (2019). The Linux Command Line, Fifth Internet Edition. Retrieved from Pages 58-59