Linux "mkdir" Command Line Options and Examples
create a directory

Create the DIRECTORY(ies), if they do not already exist. Mandatory arguments to long options are mandatory for short options too.


mkdir [OPTION]... DIRECTORY...

Command Line Options:

set file mode (as in chmod), not a=rwx - umask
mkdir -m ...
no error if existing, make parent directories as needed
mkdir -p ...
print a message for each created directory
mkdir -v ...
set SELinux security context of each created directory to the default type
mkdir -Z ...
like -Z, or if CTX is specified then set the SELinux or SMACK security context to CTX
mkdir --context[ ...
display this help and exit
mkdir --help ...
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mkdir --version ...