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Oracle Linux: Moving files between different filesystems fails with error "mv: Inter-device Move Failed: /abc To /xyz ; Unable To Remove Target: Directory Not Empty" (Doc ID 2666184.1)

Last updated on MAY 14, 2020

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.10 and later
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

Getting error when we move the files between two different  file system Ext4 to NFS.


mv: inter-device move failed: /abc to /xyz ; unable to remove target: Directory not empty

Cause

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