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1. UNIX for Beginners Questions & Answers
Hi all,when I cd to an environment variable "cd $MYDIR, if I type pwd, I don't the path to the environment variable dir I cd to. Appreciate the help, regards..Abbya (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: abbya
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am trying to use 'pwd' command in following way.
current_directory == /dirA/dirB/test/dirC
if ; then
I am not sure how to pass this in command way. Please help!
emily (10 Replies)
Discussion started by: emily
3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
can anyone expalin the real importance of PWD as a variable.
However pwd command and $PWD is going to give the same result, then why do we have 2 different things.
Please give some example which illustrates the difference between both.
Thanks (9 Replies)
Discussion started by: pandeesh
4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
One more question, In unix when i use pwd the following I get:
Is there a way to get the out put like this in which the if there is a space in the directory eg directory name it should show as directory\ name:... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: kevincobain2000
currently, my samba login works just fine. i want my clients to use aix5.3 account to login to samba so they don't have to change samba pwd and aix pwd. i googled, and vi /usr/lib/smb.conf per some of knowledge base, but i could not get to work.
aix5.3 and samba 220.127.116.11
thanks in advace..... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: tjmannonline
6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Can you tell me if there is a command such as pwd which does not give me the absolute NFS pathname i.e. it starts with .autofs? At the moment on the unix when I use the 'pwd' command it always gives me the nfs pathname rather thanthe local pathname of which is what i want, is there an... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: cyberfrog
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
i've been searching the way to connect to pwd.db file located in /etc/ directory..
since i'm not the root and only one of the users of the server, i need to connect to the database so that i can make a login page for all users of the server..
the file is readable by all users and the permission... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: meggae
8. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
i recently installed AIX 5.3 on a server...
but now when i login with root it only shows '# ' without the location where i am...
for example: if im in /usr/local
it continues to show only '# '
and i want to see the path like 'root@server:/usr/local#'
someone can help me? ... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: gfca
9. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
Can anyone explain this in detail ...
Thanks in Advance (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: sakthi.abdullah
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
We all know that pwd (or echo $PWD) gives us the present working dir as output.... but my doubt is that I'ld like to know how to get the present working folder - I mean - name of the current folder alone.. using pwd command I get the full folder name (right from root path)... I need to know... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: mohanprabu