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Old 08-18-2011
#$ -cwd #what does this mean?

When I want to specify the current working directory (-cwd) why do I need a # followed by a $? What does the combo of #$ do? Thanks.
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Old 08-18-2011
How do you use it? give us an example. I don't think there is any special variable in the shell that maps to #$. So tell us what shell you are using as well.

Here is a link to shell's special variables, in case you want to look up:


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