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pwd(n) [opendarwin man page]

pwd(n)							       Tcl Built-In Commands							    pwd(n)

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NAME
pwd - Return the current working directory SYNOPSIS
pwd _________________________________________________________________ DESCRIPTION
Returns the path name of the current working directory. SEE ALSO
file(n), cd(n), glob(n), filename(n) KEYWORDS
working directory Tcl pwd(n)

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pwd(1T) 						       Tcl Built-In Commands							   pwd(1T)

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NAME
pwd - Return the absolute path of the current working directory SYNOPSIS
pwd _________________________________________________________________ DESCRIPTION
Returns the absolute path name of the current working directory. EXAMPLE
Sometimes it is useful to change to a known directory when running some external command using exec, but it is important to keep the appli- cation usually running in the directory that it was started in (unless the user specifies otherwise) since that minimises user confusion. The way to do this is to save the current directory while the external command is being run: set tarFile [file normalize somefile.tar] set savedDir [pwd] cd /tmp exec tar -xf $tarFile cd $savedDir SEE ALSO
file(1T), cd(1T), glob(1T), filename(1T) KEYWORDS
working directory ATTRIBUTES
See attributes(5) for descriptions of the following attributes: +--------------------+-----------------+ | ATTRIBUTE TYPE | ATTRIBUTE VALUE | +--------------------+-----------------+ |Availability | SUNWTcl | +--------------------+-----------------+ |Interface Stability | Uncommitted | +--------------------+-----------------+ NOTES
Source for Tcl is available on http://opensolaris.org. Tcl pwd(1T)

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