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Old 08-29-2009
mv Command question

When I use the mv command like say, mv file1 ../, it will move file1 to the parent directory of my current working directory. But where would the file go if I do mv file ... (with 3 periods), where would this move file1?
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Old 08-29-2009
Try it and see. You will have a file named ... in your current working directory.
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Old 08-29-2009
Well I kind of checked all over the place, couldn't locate the file Smilie.

Seems like the file vanished.
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Old 08-29-2009
Try it with ls -a Smilie
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Old 08-29-2009
Quote:
Originally Posted by pludi
Try it with ls -a Smilie
Thanks Smilie.
 

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