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SHRED(1) User Commands SHRED(1)

shred - manual page for shred 1.31.1

shred FILE...

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

Overwrite/delete FILEs

-f
Chmod to ensure writability
-n N
Overwrite N times (default 3)
-z
Final overwrite with zeros
-u
Remove file
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