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Old 04-14-2012, 12:13 PM   #1
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bash script error

hi all... im a newbie to all this. i need help with a simple script. i have to change to one directoy then to another but i get an error cd: /~ no such file or directory

Can you help plz..ty


cd /tmp
cd /~
Old 04-14-2012, 12:27 PM   #2
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First this is wrong.
Usually there is no userhome under /
should read
cd ~
But this does not work on all *nixes.
Use instead
cd $HOME
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Old 04-14-2012, 12:31 PM   #3
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ahhh what an A-hole i am .... thank you


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