Argument list too long - help

Carl Friis-Hansen ubuntuuser at
Wed Jun 10 18:48:52 UTC 2009

I just discovered that ZoneManager has stored some 87000 png files in a
directory.  I have no use of them and wanted to remove them.
That turned out not to be so strait forward:

carl at cjfh3:~$ rm Webcam_Pictures/*.png
bash: /bin/rm: Argument list too long
carl at cjfh3:~$

How do I best come around this issue?
                           Carl Friis-Hansen
                           Phone: +46 372 15033

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