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WHICH(1)			   BSD General Commands Manual				 WHICH(1)

     which -- locate a program file in the user's path

     which [name] ...

     which takes a list of names and looks for the files which would be executed had these names
     been given as commands.  Each argument is expanded if it is aliased, and searched for along
     the user's path.  Both aliases and path are taken from the user's .cshrc file.

     ~/.cshrc  source of aliases and path values

     A diagnostic is given for names which are aliased to more than a single word, or if an exe-
     cutable file with the argument name was not found in the path.

     Must be executed by a csh(1), or some other shell which knows about aliases.

     The which command appeared in 3.0BSD.

3rd Berkeley Distribution		  April 23, 1991		3rd Berkeley Distribution
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