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How do I delete non empty folders using sftp or ftp

funkimunky asked
Last Modified: 2013-12-02
I am using a dreamhost backup server but only have rssh access. This only gives me sftp, ctp, ftp, rsync.
I want to delete non empty folders from the server but I cannot figure out how to do this.
Every time I try I get the error folder not empty. I dont really know linux commands that well.
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