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what is difference between mv vs cp
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Move the file will join longer be accessible in the old location.
Move the file will no longer be accessible in the old location.
First, moving a file (within the same filesystem) never actually moves the contents of the file itself; it simply moves the directory entry. For a large file, this is much faster.
if you want dir1 to be within dir2
mv dir1 dir2/ will relocate dir1 to be within dir2. since dir2 did not exist prior to your issuing the command, mv interpreted what you did as a move. if dir2 existed, you would get dir1 moved into dir2.
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