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REALPATH(1)						    BSD General Commands Manual 					       REALPATH(1)

NAME
realpath -- return resolved physical path
SYNOPSIS
realpath [-q] [path ...]
DESCRIPTION
The realpath utility uses the realpath(3) function to resolve all symbolic links, extra '/' characters and references to /./ and /../ in path. If path is absent, the current working directory ('.') is assumed. If -q is specified, warnings will not be printed when realpath(3) fails.
EXIT STATUS
The realpath utility exits 0 on success, and >0 if an error occurs.
SEE ALSO
realpath(3)
HISTORY
The realpath utility first appeared in FreeBSD 4.3.
BSD
June 21, 2011 BSD