srm - Secure rm - destroys file contents before unlinking

Property Value
Distribution OpenMandriva Cooker
Repository OpenMandriva Contrib Release x86_64
Package name srm
Package version 1.2.13
Package release 2-omv2015.0
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Installed size 24.84 KB
Download size 13.13 KB
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This is srm, a secure replacement for rm(1). Unlike the standard rm,
it overwrites the data in the target files before unlinking them. This
prevents command-line recovery of the data by examining the raw block
device. It may also help frustrate physical examination of the disk,
although it's unlikely that completely protects against this type of


Package Version Architecture Repository
srm-1.2.13-2-omv2015.0.i586.rpm 1.2.13 i586 OpenMandriva Contrib Release
srm - - -


Name Value -


Name Value
srm = 1.2.13-2


Type URL
Binary Package srm-1.2.13-2-omv2015.0.x86_64.rpm
Source Package srm-1.2.13-2.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Enable OpenMandriva Contrib Release repository on Install and Remove Software
  2. Update packages list:
    # urpmi.update -a
  3. Install srm rpm package:
    # urpmi srm



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