Deleting Symbolic Links Using FTP

So, just after praising SmartFTP with my previous post I came across a small little hiccup. I started having trouble deleting a directory (or so I thought it was a directory according to SmartFTP) when it turns out it was really a symbolic link made with using wp-cache plugin for WordPress. The file “advanced-cache.php” appeared as a directory to SmartFTP and it was unable to delete the “directory” as I kept getting a 550 error. I looked around online and came across a solution using good old command line.

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