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I'm rather new to linux. I was wondering if stuff still goes into the "trash" etc while using a server version of ubuntu. I'm been deleting stuff and i just want to make sure the stuff is not being put into the trash.

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No trash in the Server version. The rm command deletes it.

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Thank you for the quick reply. If i delete something using something like winscp it deletes it all the way as well then i take it? –  kkiller23 May 30 '12 at 23:45
Not sure killer. I don't use winscp. You should probably ask a new question though. –  wojox May 30 '12 at 23:57
@kkiller23, yes, and you can't easily get around that. I suggest you simply set up a backup solution for the inevitable accidental delete. –  geirha May 31 '12 at 0:45
Server vs desktop has nothing to do with it. If you install the gui on server and delete files there, they go to the trash. If you rm on desktop or server, they are deleted immediately. –  psusi May 31 '12 at 2:21

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