mkdir − make directories
mkdir [OPTION]... DIRECTORY...
Create the DIRECTORY(ies), if they do not already exist.
arguments to long options are mandatory for short options
set file mode (as in chmod), not a=rwx − umask
no error if existing, make parent directories as needed
print a message for each created directory
set SELinux security context of each created directory to the default type
like −Z, or if CTX is specified then set the SELinux or SMACK security context to CTX
display this help and exit
output version information and exit
GNU coreutils online help: <http://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/> Report mkdir translation bugs to <http://translationproject.org/team/>
Written by David MacKenzie.
© 2013 Free Software Foundation, Inc. License GPLv3+:
GNU GPL version 3 or later
This is free software: you are free to change and redistribute it. There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.
The full documentation for mkdir is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the info and mkdir programs are properly installed at your site, the command
info coreutils 'mkdir invocation'
should give you access to the complete manual.