MKDIR creates a directory or subdirectory.
drive The drive letter where you want to create a
directory, e.g. C:
path The pathname which already exists, e.g. if you are
already in a directory.
pathname The name of the directory you want to create,
e.g. \example. This may also be the name of a
/? Shows the help
You can also use MD instead of MKDIR.
If you simply type "MKDIR PATHNAME" the directory will be created
in the momentaneous direcory. Means: You create a subdirectory.
In pure DOS the directory name must not be longer than 8 letters.
MKDIR is a command internal to command.com and needs no
other file in order to work.
or if you are in c:\test:
mkdir test2 (creates c:\test\test2)
Please read this command's lsm file also.
You will find the updated version (internet) here and
the version described in this manual page here.
The lsm file contains information about the name of the programmer,
the download site, and some other command related information.
Copyright © 1998 Jim Hall, updated 2007 by W. Spiegl.
This file is derived from the FreeDOS Spec Command HOWTO.
See the file H2Cpying for copying conditions.