bleachbit(1) Delete unnecessary files from the system


bleachbit [options] cleaner.option1 [cleaner.option2 ...]


BleachBit deletes unnecessary files to free valuable disk space, maintain privacy, and remove junk. Rid your system of old clutter including cache, temporary files, cookies, and broken shortcuts. It wipes clean Bash, Beagle, Epiphany, Firefox, Flash, Java, KDE,, Opera, RealPlayer, rpmbuild, VIM, XChat, and more.

This is the command line interface for BleachBit.


-h, --help
show this help message and exit
-l, --list-cleaners
list cleaners
-c, --clean
run cleaners to delete files and make other permanent changes
log debug messages to file
-s, --shred
shred specific files or folders
show system information
launch the graphical interface
-p, --preview
preview files to be deleted and other changes
use options set in the graphical interface
-v, --version
output version information and exit
-o, --overwrite
overwrite files to hide contents


This manual page is Copyright © 2016 Hugo Lefeuvre <[email protected]>. Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU General Public License, Version 3 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation.