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CP(1) User Commands CP(1)

cp - manual page for cp 1.31.1

cp [OPTIONS] SOURCE... DEST

BusyBox v1.31.1 (2020-04-30 13:38:01 EDT) multi-call binary.

Copy SOURCE(s) to DEST

-a
Same as -dpR
-R,-r
Recurse
-d,-P
Preserve symlinks (default if -R)
-L
Follow all symlinks
-H
Follow symlinks on command line
-p
Preserve file attributes if possible
-f
Overwrite
-i
Prompt before overwrite
-l,-s
Create (sym)links
-T
Treat DEST as a normal file
-u
Copy only newer files
April 2020 Fidelix 1.0