This is how to recursively delete a specified directory, including all files and all sub directories.
rm -rf DirectoryToDelete
rm : remove
-rf : recursively delete a specified directory, including all files and all sub directories. (note the f makes it delete without asking confirmation)
This is a short tutorial about using SSH to install a wordpress plugin.
For this example I’m going to show you how I installed
- change directories to where your wp-content/plugins folder is located.
- use the wget command to download the zip folder.
- unzip your newly downloaded plugin
- remove that zip folder from your wp-content/plugins folder.
So you can use this method to securely manage your wordpress plugins.