Jon Atkinson

I'm a technologist, with a long and varied history in high-end technical delivery and infrastructure management. I'm particularly interested in managing software teams, rapid application development, and scalability challenges.

Removing .svn folders recursively

6th September 2007

If you want to recursively delete all the Subversion folders from a working copy (for deployment or whatnot), this works well:

rm -rf `find . -type d -name .svn`